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Phrasal verbs - Meaning of taper off


Phrasal verbs

What does taper off mean?

Here is the meaning of taper off with examples:


"taper off"


Definition

To diminish or lessen gradually; to become smaller, slower, quieter, etc.

Example(s)

Check the phrasal verb taper off in a sentence:

Months after the revolution violence started to taper off.

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