Predicate: dwindle

Roleset id: dwindle.01 , become less, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

dwindle.01: DWINDLE-V NOTES: I'm predicting the numeric arguments, but they might not actually occur. (from dwindle.01-v)


dwindle (v.)


        Arg1-PPT: thing becoming less
        Arg2-EXT: EXT or MNR
        Arg3-DIR: start point
        Arg4-GOL: end point

Example: just unaccusative intransitive

        person: ns,  tense: past,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        That's largely because of defensive measures they adopted after the 1987 crash, when individual investors fled the market and trading activity dwindled *trace*.

        Arg1: trading activity
        Rel: dwindled
        Argm-tmp: *trace*
        Argm-rcl: when -> the 1987 crash