TAPER MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Taper Definition & Synonyms

  1. (v. t.) To make or cause to taper.
  2. (n.) A small wax candle; a small lighted wax candle; hence, a small light.
  3. (v. i.) To become gradually smaller toward one end; as, a sugar loaf tapers toward one end.
  4. (n.) A tapering form; gradual diminution of thickness in an elongated object; as, the taper of a spire.
  5. (a.) Regularly narrowed toward the point; becoming small toward one end; conical; pyramidical; as, taper fingers.


Synonyms:
Candle, Point, Sharpen, Wick,

• Tapering Definition & Synonyms

  1. (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Taper
  2. (a.) Becoming gradually smaller toward one end.


Synonyms:
Dwindling, Narrowing, Tapered,

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