What are some alternative words for recession?

Synonyms for recession
rɪˈsɛʃ ən

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. recession(noun)

    the state of the economy declines; a widespread decline in the GDP and employment and trade lasting from six months to a year

    Synonyms:
    niche, recessional, receding, ceding back, corner, recess

  2. recess, recession, niche, corner(noun)

    a small concavity

    Synonyms:
    nook, recessional, quoin, deferral, respite, corner, receding, recess, ceding back, break, time out, ecological niche, inlet, street corner, niche, box, turning point

  3. recession, recessional(noun)

    the withdrawal of the clergy and choir from the chancel to the vestry at the end of a church service

    Synonyms:
    niche, recessional, receding, ceding back, corner, recess

  4. recession, ceding back(noun)

    the act of ceding back

    Synonyms:
    niche, recessional, receding, ceding back, corner, recess

  5. receding, recession(noun)

    the act of becoming more distant

    Synonyms:
    recess, corner, ceding back, niche, recessional, receding, fadeout

Wiktionary

  1. recession(noun)

    Synonyms:
    withdrawal, return procession

  2. recession(noun)

    The act or an instance of receding

    Synonyms:
    withdrawal, return procession

  3. recession(noun)

    A period of reduced economic activity

    Statisticians often define a recession as negative, real GDP growth during two consecutive quarters.

    Synonyms:
    withdrawal, return procession

    Antonyms:
    boom

  4. recession(noun)

    The ceremonial filing out of clergy and/or choir at the end of a church service.

    Synonyms:
    return procession, withdrawal

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    downturn, slump, stagnation, slowdown, depression, decline, contraction, deflation

How to pronounce recession?

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How to say recession in sign language?

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How to use recession in a sentence?

  1. Jeffrey Gundlach:

    We have never owned a single corporate bond in the Total Return Strategy dating back to 1993. Look it up, when corporate bonds become very overvalued, especially when rates fall due to recession prospects increasing — well?

  2. Kenneth Rogoff:

    If we have a recession, I think it's going to be worse than normal, it will be more difficult to respond.

  3. Ronald Temple:

    A recession in the near-term is not inevitable, but the risk of one by 2020 has increased substantially in the past few months, take trade wars off the table and that significantly reduces the risk of recession.

  4. Senate President Bukola Saraki:

    Our country has gone through periods of recession in the past. What we face today is however unprecedented in ramification and potential gravity.

  5. Phil Orlando:

    It is inconceivable to us, with $3.65 trillion in foreign currency reserves, the Chinese government and the PBOC would sit there and watch the second-largest economy in the world slide into recession or worse, i don't know if we're completely out of the woods at this point.


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