Meaning: Gradually decrease in value or intensity (vigor, power, or extent); become weaker.

Synonyms: Decline, diminish, dwindle, shrink, tail off, ebb, fade (away), lessen, peter out, fall off, recede, slump, flag, weaken, give way, wither, crumble, evaporate, disintegrate, die out, evanesce.

In Hindi:  क्षय, फीका, घटता हुआ.

Use: When the package arrived in the mail, my enthusiasm waned.

Since sales have started to wane, the store is in danger of becoming unprofitable.



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