Usage examples for reducing

  1. Tessibel sank down, down, among her boots and rags, his words reducing her to tears. – Tess of the Storm Country by Grace Miller White
  2. In old days they chafed at the time which was consumed in assembling the ships, at the necessity for reducing speed to enable the slower vessels to keep up with the procession, and at the delay in getting their cargoes into port. – The Victory At Sea by William Sowden Sims Burton J. Hendrick
  3. If nothing else takes place, we have reduced the price- level by reducing one price. – The Value of Money by Benjamin M. Anderson, Jr.
  4. She must widely and constantly shift her position, thereby still further reducing her staying power. – Some Principles of Maritime Strategy by Julian Stafford Corbett