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Physical ChangePlay
Used to describe items that actually get smaller in physical size or volume. SlideMake sure to buy pre-shrunk jeans, so they won't shrink after washing.
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Irreversible ActionPlay
Shrinking usually cannot be reversed, especially in the context of clothes and fabric. SlideI can't wear my sweater anymore because it shrunk and won't fit.
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Metaphorical UsePlay
Can also describe reduction in non-physical things, such as a budget. SlideOur team's budget has shrunk, so we need to cut costs.