decreasing (part of speech: verb)
decreasing, lessening, dwindling, deflating, abating, dying down, diminishing, decrementing, concentrating, compressing, shrinking, receding, eroding, truncating, abridging, contracting, depleting, curtailing, lowering, subsiding, shortening, compacting, abbreviating, draining
penalizing (part of speech: verb)
subtracting (part of speech: verb)
decrementing (part of speech: verb)
debiting (part of speech: verb)
- Deducting bills paid, viz. - "The Young Musician or, Fighting His Way", Horatio Alger.
- Deducting from the increased valuation of property in Kansas the value of railroads there, and about the same state of facts appears. - "Monopolies and the People", D. C. Cloud.
- The rest and residue of his estate, after deducting all legal charges and expenses, was bequeathed to his beloved daughter, Olivia Merkell. - "The Marrow of Tradition", Charles W. Chesnutt.