Hindi translation of 'reduce'
reduce /rɪˈdjuːs, Am -ˈduːs रिˈड्यूस् Am -ˈडूस्/
Word forms: reduces, reducing, reduced
1. transitive verb
If you reduce something, you make it smaller.
It reduces the risks of heart disease.
reduce something by x
reduce something by half/a third
reduce the number/rate/level/size of something
dramatically/significantly/substantially reduce something
SIMILAR WORDSdecrease, lessen, lower
2. transitive verb
If someone is reduced to a weaker or inferior state, they become weaker or inferior as a result of something that happens to them.
निम्न अवस्था मेँ लाना
They were reduced to poverty.
3. transitive verb
If something is changed to a different or less complicated form, you can say that it is reduced to that form.
The portrait has been reduced to an outline and a pair of eyes.
4. transitive verb
If you say that someone is reduced to doing something, you mean that they have to do it, although it is unpleasant or humiliating.
मज़बूर हो जाना
He was reduced to begging for food.
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Example Sentences Including 'reduce'
His companion recognized a conscious attempt to reduce the heightened blood pressure which could interfere with crisis management.Forests of the Night
The ferret's pleading dance for them could reduce Thick to tears of laughter.THE GOLDEN FOOL: Book Two of the Tawny Man (2002)
I had found it soothing to reduce the mystery of suffering to an intellectually rigorous, well-ordered pattern.Absolute Truths
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'reduce' in Other Languages
- Arabic: يُخَفِّضُ
- Brazilian Portuguese: reduzir
- Chinese: 减少
- Croatian: smanjiti
- Czech: zmenšit zmenšovat
- Danish: reducere
- Dutch: verminderen
- European Spanish: reducir
- Finnish: vähentää pienentää
- French: réduire
- German: reduzieren
- Greek: ελαττώνω
- Italian: ridurre
- Japanese: 減らす
- Korean: 축소하다
- Norwegian: redusere
- Polish: zmniejszyć zmniejszać
- Portuguese: reduzir
- Romanian: a micșora
- Russian: сокращать
- Spanish: reducir
- Swedish: minska
- Thai: ทำให้ลดลง
- Turkish: azaltmak
- Ukrainian: зменшувати зменшити
- Vietnamese: giảm
Translation of reduce from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary