What is another word for get worse?

Synonyms for get worseget worse

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term get worse.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. get worse, relapseverb

    deteriorate in health

    "he relapsed"

    retrogress, recidivate, regress, lapse, fall back, relapse

    bounce back, get well, get over

Matched Categories

How to pronounce get worse?

How to say get worse in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency


How to use get worse in a sentence?

  1. Huw Merriman:

    I think this situation is going to get worse before it gets better.

  2. Pablo Vazquez:

    I don't think that in the face of another Macri triumph, things will improve. On the contrary, they will get worse.

  3. Lech Kaczynski:

    If (PO) maintains power, if we don't manage to take it from them, things will be much worse than before. You may say things cannot get worse. Things can always get worse.

  4. John Leonard:

    After that it got worse I would say, his seizure seemed to get worse, he was actually on the ground shaking violently.

  5. Omarosa Manigault-Newman:

    But guess what, the crackdowns are happening and they’re aggressive and they’re intentional and they’re about to get worse —but don’t get me wrong, the Obama administration was aggressive on deportation, too, nobody talks about it.

Images & Illustrations of get worse

  1. get worse

Translations for get worse

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for get worse »


Find a translation for the get worse synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)


Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:


"get worse." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 20 Jan. 2022. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/get+worse>.

Discuss these get worse synonyms with the community:


    Are we missing a good synonym for get worse?

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!


    Are you a human thesaurus?

    An antonym of "besotted"
    • A. stringent
    • B. indifferent
    • C. flush
    • D. affluent

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for get worse: