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Antonyms for strengthening

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. strengthening(noun)

    becoming stronger

    Antonyms:
    weakening

  2. strengthening(noun)

    the act of increasing the strength of something

    Antonyms:
    weakening

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. strengthening(a)

    Synonyms:
    invigorating, roborant, tonic, fortifying

How to use strengthening in a sentence?

  1. Keiichiro Kobayashi:

    It's necessary to take steps to make people feel safe by strengthening testing and isolation capabilities.

  2. Ahmed Ismail:

    In addition to strengthening investors' confidence with the local market, the new law will raise the value of the debtors' assets, since they will not be obliged to sell for low prices through an enforced liquidation, the realized value of the last three auctions was at 30 percent of market value in a normal buyer-and-seller market, which would have significantly jeopardized the recovery ratio for all creditors.

  3. Prime Minister David Cameron:

    We have been aware of these cells operating in Syria that are radicalising people in our own countries, potentially sending people back to carry out attacks, our security and intelligence services have stopped something like seven attacks in the last six months albeit attacks planned on a smaller scale. That's one of the reasons we are strengthening the security and intelligence services.

  4. Sunil Dahiya:

    We hoped that the NCAL would be much stronger, would provide sector-wise targets, specific targets for the cities and mention a strong legal backing to take action against non- implementation, we hope that the environment ministry shows more seriousness in implementing and strengthening the plan.

  5. Barack Obama:

    We are not going to let up until we see a strengthening of trust and strengthening of accountability that exists between our communities and our law enforcement.

How to pronounce strengthening?

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

How to say strengthening in sign language?

  1. strengthening

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#28133weakening

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