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  Words related to worsening

Related / Similar Words: deterioration, decline in quality, declension

 

Definition:
  • changing something with the result that it becomes worse;
  • process of changing to an inferior state;
  • changing for the worse; "worried by the worsening storm";

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    Hyponyms: downturn, downswing, slump, slack, drop-off, falloff, falling off

     

    Derivational Morphology: worsen, aggravate, exacerbate, exasperate, decline, deteriorate, devolve, drop, degenerate

     

     
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