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Synonyms for escalating

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Alex
Alex
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Daniel
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Karen
Karen
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Veena
Veena
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  1. escalating

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How to use escalating in a sentence?

  1. Ted Wheeler:

    I'm grateful that this was largely a peaceful event, police did an exemplary job of de-escalating the situation, keeping the extremists on both sides separated for the most part, and preventing people who wanted to engage in acts of violence from confronting each other.

  2. Stephen Innes:

    Oil prices went ballistic after the API report, oil prices have been squeezing higher on escalating tensions in the Middle East. But with late-day draws showing up in the API report, this is a strong signal for the energy market.

  3. James Mattis:

    We are trying to stop the murder of innocent people. But on a strategic level, it's how do we keep this from escalating out of control, if you get my drift on that.

  4. Jimmy Sham:

    The government, Carrie Lam, some legislators in functional constituencies are not elected by the people, so there are many escalating actions in different districts to reflect different social issues, if political problems are not solved, social well-being issues will continue to emerge endlessly.

  5. Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere:

    It was the right decision to help many refugees in an exceptional humanitarian situation and to prevent the dire situation from escalating further but we need to quickly return to orderly procedures now.


Translations for escalating

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  • ಉಲ್ಬಣಿಸಿKannada
  • పెంపొందించడంTelugu

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