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Antonyms for ascending
əˈsɛn dɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. rise, ascent, ascension, ascending(adj)

    the act of changing location in an upward direction

    Synonyms:
    ascent, rising, emanation, acclivity, rising slope, salary increase, ascension, boost, upgrade, climb, rise, advance, wage increase, lift, procession, hike, wage hike, raise, cost increase

  2. ascending(a)(adj)

    moving or going or growing upward

    "the ascending plane"; "the ascending staircase"; "the ascending stems of chickweed"

How to use ascending in a sentence?

  1. Saskya Pandita:

    By depending on the great, The small may rise high. See the little plant ascending the tall tree Has climbed to the top.

  2. Joanne Field:

    The growth of understanding follows an ascending spiral rather than a straight line.

  3. David Horvath:

    The interaction of ascending magma and the icy substrate of this region could have provided favorable conditions for microbial life fairly recently and raises the possibility of extant life in this region.

  4. Pilar Mazzetti:

    We are starting on a second wave [ of Covid-19 cases ]. This wave is rising. I can tell you that we've made some calculations and we are more or less right were we were in mid-April, and the figures keep ascending.

  5. Mehmet Murat ildan:

    Search for the secret stairs of the wise men; when you find them, lose no time to start ascending!

How to pronounce ascending?

Alex
US English
Daniel
British
Karen
Australian
Veena
Indian

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