Sunday, August 13, 2017

Taper

Taper [ TEY-per ]
 intransitive verb, transitive verb ]
 MEANING :
 1. (tr.v.) to get thinner or smaller towards the end
2. (intr.v.) to gradually reduce towards the end
3. (n.) the act of diminishing or tapering towards the end
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 The edge of the sword had been tapered off so as to increase functionality