worsening synonyms

Here's a list of possible synonyms and antonyms for the term worsening:

Princeton's WordNet

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

    process of changing to an inferior state

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

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

  2. worsening(adj)

    changing something with the result that it becomes worse

    deterioration, decline in quality, declension

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

  3. worsening(adj)

    changing for the worse

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

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

deteriorating, deterioration, aggravation, exacerbation, degradation, deepening, exacerbating, aggravating, widening, escalation

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