[ min-ish ]
/ ˈmɪn ɪʃ /
verb (used with or without object) Archaic.
to diminish or lessen.
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Example sentences from the Web for minish
Short our end, and minish our pain; Let us go and never come again.
Among them I used to minish myself to the size of an ant and become a pioneer hewing out a pathway through virgin thickets.Lore of Proserpine|Maurice Hewlett