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Antonyms for improving

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. improving, up(adj)

    getting higher or more vigorous

    "its an up market"; "an improving economy"

    Antonyms:
    falling

    Synonyms:
    up, astir(p), up(p), upward(a), up(a)

Wiktionary

  1. improving(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    sour, worsen, deteriorating

  2. improving(adjective)

    Antonyms:
    sour, worsen, deteriorating

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. improving(a)

    Synonyms:
    ameliorative, beneficial, amending

How to use improving in a sentence?

  1. Emeasoba George:

    Whether it is a simple spat with your spouse or long-held resentment towards a family member or friend, unresolved conflict can go deeper than you can think or imagine. As a matter of fact, unforgivingness may be affecting your physical health unknowingly. Nevertheless, there is good news. Studies have shown that the act of forgiveness can reap huge rewards for your health, lowering the risk of heart attack, improving cholesterol levels and sleep, and reducing pain, blood pressure, and levels of anxiety, depression and stuffs like that. Besides, as you forgive your health is bound to improve, as well as your relationship with God Almighty (mark you). -Emeasoba George

  2. Loren Thompson:

    He's made huge strides in terms of improving the company's stock performance.

  3. Paul Nurse:

    Human gene editing offers great promise for improving human health and well-being but it also raises significant ethical and societal issues, it is vital that we have a well-informed international debate about the potential benefits and risks, and this summit can hopefully set the tone for that discussion.

  4. British Prime Minister David Cameron:

    The next Prime Minister walking through that door will be me or (Labour Party leader) Ed Miliband, you can choose an economy that grows, that creates jobs, that generates the money to ensure a properly funded and improving NHS (National Health Service) ... and a government that will cut taxes for 30 million hard-working people ... or you can choose the economic chaos of Ed Miliband's Britain.

  5. Gregg Haggstrom:

    VA is moving toward its goal of improving and streamlining our processes to increase access to our veterans and their families.

How to pronounce improving?

Alex
Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say improving in sign language?

  1. improving

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