Lithuanian English Dictionary

lietuvių kalba - English

sumažinti in English:

1. to cut down


It is forbidden to cut down the forest.
He's trying to cut down on smoking
The doctor said I to had to cut down to one cup of coffee a day.
What can we do to cut down the expenses?

English word "sumažinti"(to cut down) occurs in sets:

Fraziniai veiksmažodžiai: 1-25

2. reduce


We have considered your proposal, and we have decided that we are not able to reduce the price.
When you rely on the team too much, it may reduce your individual competitive instincts.
Moving to a smaller place will reduce the expenses.
To reduce misunderstandings we should learn the techniques for communicating successfully.
I've heard that eating one or two servings of fish a week will reduce your chances of getting heart disease.
reduce the anxiety
It cannot reasonably be assumed that decreasing the dose would reduce the risk of side-effects.
We must make the utmost effort to reduce the use of plastic packaging, and also to recycle all waste plastic.
Reduce to pulp by boiling.
Our firm is a giant one, and there are some rules and regulations, which should be revised or rescinded to reduce red tape and increase efficiency.
That company aims to reduce employee numbers by arranging a lot of retirement money for voluntary redundancies.
Many people reduce eating sweets, because sugar is not healthy.
The number of employees was reduced from 500 to 300.
We should reduce pollution in towns
I do not fear terrorists but those who want to make us fear terrorists to be able to reduce our freedom.

3. decrease


Sudden decrease in appetite is sometimes a sign of illness.
I would like to drastically decrease the amount of time it takes me to clean the house.
They should decrease the sugar in these muffins.
The prices decreased rapidly
Trade has decreased, which will weaken these countries' current account balances.
The reduction in obstetricians and gynecologists is a reflection of the decrease in births, thus reducing need for medical care.
For a display where the data items increase and decrease I think you are best making use of a spreadsheet program, not Access.
It isn't strange that children decrease, too?
The stock market registered a considerable decrease after the presidential election.
/dɪˈkriːs/ Our ​share of the ​market has decreased ​sharply this ​year. We have decreased ​our ​involvement in children's ​books.
to decrease At the end of the month there was a decrease of motivation.
slight decrease in respiratory function,
Elidel is used to decrease skin inflammation in eczema.
decrease reaction time and accuracy
It was very far-sighted for that company to change its policy to accommodate the decrease in numbers of children and the aging of society.