How to pronounce reduce


Pronounce Reduce as R EH D UW K EH.

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Phonetic transcription for reduce

  • Traditional IPA Phonetic transcription of reduce: | rɛdukɛ |
  • Modern IPA Phonetic transcription of reduce: | rɛdʊcɛ |

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Meanings for reduce

to decrease

reduce, cut down, cut back, trim, trim down, trim back, cut, bring down(verb)

cut down on; make a reduction in

"reduce your daily fat intake"; "The employer wants to cut back health benefits"


make less complex

"reduce a problem to a single question"


bring to humbler or weaker state or condition

"He reduced the population to slavery"


simplify the form of a mathematical equation of expression by substituting one term for another


lower in grade or rank or force somebody into an undignified situation

"She reduced her niece to a servant"

reduce, come down, boil down(verb)

be the essential element

"The proposal boils down to a compromise"

shrink, reduce(verb)

reduce in size; reduce physically

"Hot water will shrink the sweater"; "Can you shrink this image?"


lessen and make more modest

"reduce one's standard of living"

reduce, scale down(verb)

make smaller

"reduce an image"

deoxidize, deoxidise, reduce(verb)

to remove oxygen from a compound, or cause to react with hydrogen or form a hydride, or to undergo an increase in the number of electrons

reduce, tighten(verb)

narrow or limit

"reduce the influx of foreigners"

repress, quash, keep down, subdue, subjugate, reduce(verb)

put down by force or intimidation

"The government quashes any attempt of an uprising"; "China keeps down her dissidents very efficiently"; "The rich landowners subjugated the peasants working the land"


undergo meiosis

"The cells reduce"


reposition (a broken bone after surgery) back to its normal site


destress and thus weaken a sound when pronouncing it

abridge, foreshorten, abbreviate, shorten, cut, contract, reduce(verb)

reduce in scope while retaining essential elements

"The manuscript must be shortened"

boil down, reduce, decoct, concentrate(verb)

be cooked until very little liquid is left

"The sauce should reduce to one cup"

reduce, boil down, concentrate(verb)

cook until very little liquid is left

"The cook reduced the sauce by boiling it for a long time"

dilute, thin, thin out, reduce, cut(verb)

lessen the strength or flavor of a solution or mixture

"cut bourbon"

reduce, melt off, lose weight, slim, slenderize, thin, slim down(verb)

take off weight

to bring to a lower grade or rank

was reduced from team captain to team member as punishment for his misbehavior on the court

to make smaller in amount, volume, or extent

you'll have to reduce the amount of money you spend on unnecessary purchases if you want to have any money left for retirement

to diminish the price or value of

a mortgage crisis that reduced homes to their lowest level in a decade

Example Sentences of reduce

I think we should reduce the price.

I have to reduce my expenses this month.

The doctor told Tom to reduce his red meat consumption.

He was able to reduce taxes.

He tried to reduce his weight.

That store had to reduce their prices.

He wanted to reduce the tax on imports.

He had to reduce the price of his wares.

We have to reduce the cost to a minimum.

President Arthur wanted to reduce the tariffs.

Synonyms for reduce

clip cut out skip strike down ignore cut off put down lop knock down curtail turn off fell trim tailor visit shave quash cut overthrow cut back mow land turn out lose weight shrink slew rationalise switch off prune melt off trim down snip contract dress shorten thin make out geld rationalize disregard down snub push down inflict subvert slim down concentrate garnish slue tighten abbreviate bring down pull down restrict keep down hack impose flash back subdue cut down deoxidise burn subjugate curb issue edit edit out come down repress let down foreshorten dilute write out thin out curve swerve get down scale down crop drop take down boil down pare slenderize trend lower abridge deoxidize sheer slash veer overturn decoct slim trim back go down precipitate descend sicken fall wither quail funk flinch wince shrivel up recoil cringe shrivel squinch constrain stiffen fasten tighten up chasten strangle get over suppress master conquer avoid surmount annul inhibit nullify subject crucify stamp down invalidate subordinate tame number mortify smother overcome muffle stifle void sign on expurgate bowdlerize bowdlerise sign compress sign up castrate condense compact constrict narrow take squeeze get press undertake digest pore rivet center focus centralise centre centralize debase load adulterate stretch slenderise abase bring low cast down degrade depress discredit disgrace dishonor humble humiliate sink lessen diminish attenuate impoverish weaken impair bring refer classify convert restore bring back render form mould make shape model remodel convert into resolve into change into bring into bring to abate decrease cut short make less dwarf overpower vanquish get the better of get the upper hand of bring into subjection ruin bring to want bring to poverty solve resolve reducing reduction reduced minimize mitigate reduces alleviate minimise lowering limit decline ease minimizing reductions relieve narrowing decreasing cutting decreased lighten lessening lowers alleviation downsize alleviating mitigating break bust demote disrate downgrade de escalate dent deplete downscale dwindle cheapen depreciate devaluate devalue mark down write down write off

Reduce in different languages

  • reduir Catalan
  • abnehmen reduzieren herabsetzen German
  • reducir Spanish
  • taandama Estonian
  • pienentää keittää kokoon alentaa pelkistää alistaa kukistaa laskea supistaa huonontaa keventyä vähentää nöyryyttää laihtua sieventää Finnish
  • réduire French
  • reducirGalician
  • besűrít csökkent leigáz lever Hungarian
  • նվազեցնել փոքրացնել Armenian
  • dineskarEsperanto
  • ridurre in cattività ridurre degradare sottomettere dimagrire retrocedere Italian
  • 鎮める, 還元, 不純物を取り除く, 削減, 切り詰める, 減らす, 約分, 下げる, 煮詰める, 鎮圧, 減る, 強いる, 簡約Japanese
  • 줄이다Korean
  • dēdūcō Latin
  • mazināt pamazināt samazināt Latvian
  • whakamimitiMaori
  • verlagen verminderen Dutch
  • redusere Norwegian
  • stracić na wadzę zmniejszać schudnąć skrócić wytopić skracać zdegradować wytapiać uprościć upraszczać zmniejszyć degradować zeszczupleć obniżać obniżyć Polish
  • reduzir diminuir emagrecer rebaixar Portuguese
  • reduzir, redutgier, reducir, redüer, redutgear, redürRomance
  • diminua micșora reduce Romanian
  • уменьшить понизить снижать упрощать снизить упростить худеть уменьшать понижать Russian
  • ลดThai
  • 減少 Chinese

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