Usage examples for reduced

  1. Yes; I have had a pyrexy, which has reduced me much. – The Green Flag by Arthur Conan Doyle
  2. He declared it impossible for him to fight in the position to which he was reduced, pressed as he was within half a mile of the point which he had always considered as his last refuge. – Project Gutenberg History of The Netherlands, 1555-1623, Complete by John Lothrop Motley
  3. It is even now a splendid sheet of water, but time and the falling- in of the banks have in some degree reduced its ancient size. – Round the World in Eighty Days by Jules Verne
  4. Her husband reduced her to silence by repeating: What would you have me do? – Fruitfulness Fecondite by Emile Zola