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Between March 31 and June 31, the amount of debt held by the public actually shrank by $47 billion.
Between 2001 and 2011, cases of sex-based human trafficking shrank by 10 percent.
Denison admits that he shrank from doing the project in the run-up to his birthday last year, when he had planned to start it.Forever a Golden Girl: The Art of Being Bea Arthur|Tim Teeman|July 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Public-sector unions grew rapidly, but private-sector unions shrank.Why Progressives Shouldn’t Support Public Workers Unions|Dmitri Mehlhorn|July 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the first quarter of 2011, the economy shrank at a 1.3 percent annual rate.The U.S. Economy Had a Hiccup, Not a Heart Attack, This Year|Daniel Gross|May 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He shrank, as from some one who inflicted pain as a child, unwittingly, to see what the effect would be.The Wave|Algernon Blackwood
I cried, and shrank involuntarily, for his eyeballs rolled till only the whites showed in a way that made me shudder.Raw Gold|Bertrand W. Sinclair
With a cry of fear Valerie shrank back against the panelled wall, her little hands to her cheeks, her eyes dilating with alarm.St. Martin's Summer|Rafael Sabatini
Miss Winter looked at Etheldred reprovingly, and she shrank into herself, drew apart, and indulged in a reverie.
Etheldred shrank from what she might have to behold, and Flora hastened down, too busy and too useful to have time to think.