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abbreviated, abridged, compressed, concentrated, contracted, decreased, deflated, depleted, diminished, drained, eroded, lessened, shortened, shrunk, truncated, Abated, Receded, Compacted, Curtailed, decremented.
inconsiderable, of no account.
menial, minus, entry level, most inferior, second-string, back seat, entry-level, bottom-rung, second-banana, second-fiddle.
not as great.
abject, ailing, bad, base, baseborn, below, beneath, blue, bottom, bottommost, cheap, coarse, common, contemptible, crass, crestfallen, crouched, dastardly, debilitated, decumbent, deep, deficient, degraded, dejected, depleted, depraved, depressed, despicable, despondent, disgraceful, disheartened, dishonorable, disreputable, dizzy, down, down in the mouth, downcast, downhearted, dying, economical, exhausted, faint, fed up, feeble, flat, forlorn, frail, gloomy, glum, ignoble, ill, ill-bred, inadequate, indisposed, inelegant, inexpensive, inferior, insignificant, level, little, low-down, low-grade, low-lying, low-set, lowborn, lowering, lowly, meager, mean, meek, menial, miserable, modest, moody, morose, nasty, nominal, obscene, obscure, off-color, offensive, paltry, plain, plebeian, poor, poorly, profound, prostrate, puny, raw, reasonable, rough, rude, sad, scant, scrubby, scruffy, scurvy, second-rate, servile, shallow, shoddy, sick, sickly, simple, sinking, slashed, small, sordid, sparse, spiritless, squat, squatty, stricken, stunted, substandard, sunken, trifling, unbecoming, uncouth, undignified, unhappy, unpretentious, unrefined, unwashed, unwell, unworthy, vile, weak, woebegone, woeful, worthless, wretched, Dragged, Subsided, marked down, crumby, cut-rate, down and out, down in the dumps, ground-level, in the pits, low-hanging, not high, rock-bottom, singing the blues, uncostly, unelevated, gross*, blue*.
decreased, diminished, junior, lessened, lesser, low, minor, nether, reduced, second-string, secondary, smaller, subjacent, subordinate, under, bush-league, Curtailed, second-class, lower rung, pared down, second-fiddle.
of an earlier time, firstborn, first-born, of a former period.
subnormal, subber, adjuvant, Subalternate, underaverage.
inconsequential, irrelevant, meaningless, mere, small, superficial, unconsidered, unimportant, of no consequence/of little consequence.
held down, covered by, concealed by, in the power of, on the bottom, on the nether side, on the underside, pressed down, the bottom, to the bottom.
lower, lower berth.
bottom, bring down, chthonian, chthonic, depress, frown, get down, glower, inferior, infernal, junior, junior-grade, less, let down, lour, lower berth, lower-ranking, lowly, nether, petty, secondary, subaltern, subordinate, take down, turn down.
de-escalate, demote, ground, push down, scale down.
cheapen, degrade, devaluate, devalue, mark down, slash.
abate, abbreviate, abridge, compact, compress, concentrate, contract, curtail, decrease, decrement, deduct, deflate, deplete, detract, die down, diminish, drain, dwindle, erode, lessen, recede, shorten, shrink, subside, truncate.
attenuate, debase, depress, sink.
come down, decline, descend, drop, fall, fall down, plummet, plunge, settle, slide, slip, slump, topple, tumble.
abase, abate, cast down, clip, condescend, couch, curtail, cut, cut back, cut down, de-escalate, debase, decrease, decry, deepen, deflate, degrade, deign, demean, demote, depreciate, depress, descend, devaluate, devalue, diminish, downgrade, droop, drop, ground, humble, humiliate, lessen, let down, mark down, moderate, pare, prune, push down, reduce, scale down, set down, shave, sink, slash, soften, stoop, submerge, take down, tone down, undervalue, Bemean, Demit, Detrude, write off, downsize, roll back, bring low, make lower.
belittle, clip, condense.
bob, crop, cut, delete, depreciate, discount, dock, elide, pare, prune, reduce, shave, shear, subtract, trim, weed.
Examples of usage:
– The Debit Account by Oliver Onions
– The Saint by Antonio Fogazzaro Commentator: William Roscoe Thayer
– Down the Slope by James Otis
– The Irish Fairy Book by Various
– The Pretty Lady by Arnold E. Bennett