What are some opposite words for culmination?

Antonyms for culmination
ˌkʌl məˈneɪ ʃən

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term culmination.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. apogee, culmination(noun)

    a final climactic stage

    "their achievements stand as a culmination of centuries of development"

    Synonyms:
    mop up, apogee, completion, windup, closing, climax

  2. culmination(noun)

    (astronomy) a heavenly body's highest celestial point above an observer's horizon

    Synonyms:
    windup, mop up, apogee, completion, closing, climax

  3. climax, culmination(noun)

    the decisive moment in a novel or play

    "the deathbed scene is the climax of the play"

    Synonyms:
    windup, flood tide, sexual climax, climax, apogee, mop up, coming, orgasm, closing, completion

  4. completion, culmination, closing, windup, mop up(noun)

    a concluding action

    Synonyms:
    shutdown, windup, closedown, end, shutting, climax, apogee, mop up, pass completion, closing, completion, conclusion, ending, close, closure

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. culmination

    Antonyms:
    fall, descent, decline, failure, downfall, degradation, defeat, abortion

    Synonyms:
    consummation, zenith, acme, meridian, apex, success, completion

How to use culmination in a sentence?

  1. Charlie Bracken:

    This is the culmination of a long journey.

  2. Phil Stone:

    It's the culmination of what we have been working for.

  3. Michael Keating:

    This is the culmination of almost six months of intense consultations.

  4. William Gadoury:

    It would be the culmination of three years of work and the dream of lifetime.

  5. Ryan Coleman:

    It was really a culmination of all the good things going on in our lives finally really coming together.

How to pronounce culmination?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say culmination in sign language?

  1. culmination

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#1232fall
#2278failure
#5615decline
#6474abortion
#8135defeat
#11185degradation
#13070descent
#27947downfall
#33152culmination

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