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Antonyms for worsening

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. deterioration, decline in quality, declension, worsening(noun)

    process of changing to an inferior state

    Antonyms:
    meliorative, amendatory, amelioratory, bettering, remedial, corrective, ameliorative, ameliorating(a)

    Synonyms:
    fall, downslope, declivity, declination, decline in quality, declension, impairment, descent, decline, deterioration

  2. worsening(adj)

    changing something with the result that it becomes worse

    Antonyms:
    corrective, meliorative, amelioratory, remedial, amendatory, ameliorative, ameliorating(a), bettering

    Synonyms:
    deterioration, decline in quality, declension

  3. worsening(adj)

    changing for the worse

    "worried by the worsening storm"

    Antonyms:
    bettering, meliorative, ameliorating(a), amelioratory, corrective, ameliorative, remedial, amendatory

How to use worsening in a sentence?

  1. Chief Financial Officer Mark Okerstrom:

    Travel demand to France is a particular challenge. With each subsequent event we have seen a worsening of the trend.

  2. James Damore:

    They’re worsening the divisions and generating outrage by misrepresenting what I’ve said.

  3. Yossi Farenti:

    There is indeed a worsening in the past few years as to what happens at Temple Mount, this is a fact. No one disagrees. You can see it in the numbers.

  4. Sokeel Park of the Liberty:

    Amongst people in cities that have more access to foreign information and are the most switched on, there is likely more ambivalence or even cynicism over the use of precious resources for things that bring no tangible benefit to the people and cause worsening relations with the outside world.

  5. Antonio Guterres:

    Worsening conditions are driving growing numbers towards Europe and further afield, but the overwhelming majority remain in the region.

How to pronounce worsening?

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How to say worsening in sign language?

  1. worsening

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#13548corrective
#15689remedial
#33235worsening
#79207amendatory
#98229bettering
#257258ameliorative

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Which of the following words is not a synonym of the others?
  • A. detrimentally
  • B. harmfully
  • C. harmlessly
  • D. noxiously

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