Noun: waning wey-ning
Adjective: waning wey-ning
- A gradual decrease in magnitude or extent
"the waning of his enthusiasm was obvious"; "the waxing and waning of the moon"
Verb: wane weyn
- (of the Moon) pertaining to the period during which the visible surface of the moon decreases
"after full moon comes the waning moon"
- Grow smaller
"Interest in the project waned";
- decline, go down
- Become smaller
"Interest in his novels waned"
- Decrease in phase
"the moon is waning"
Type of: decrease, diminish, drop-off, fall, lessen, lessening
Antonym: wax, waxing