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Synonyms for taperingta·per·ing

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  1. taperingadjective

    the act of gradually lowering the size or amount

    "the doctor prescribed the tapering of the dose"

    increasing, wide, broad

  2. tapered, tapering, narrowingadjective

    becoming gradually narrower

    "long tapering fingers"; "trousers with tapered legs"

    constricting, dwindling, narrowing, tapered, tapering off, constrictive

    wide, increasing, broad

  3. dwindling, tapering, tapering offadjective

    gradually decreasing until little remains

    dwindling, narrowing, tapered, tapering off

    increasing, broad, wide

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. taperingadjective

    conical, TAPER

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. taperingadjective

    conical, taper, pyramidal, fusiform

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  1. Arihiro Nagata:

    Bond yields are likely to rise further. In the U.S., more than one million people are getting vaccines per day now, which means, in a few months time, more than 100 million people will be vaccinated, talk of tapering in the Fed’s stimulus could come up as an agenda by its April policy meeting.

  2. Rick Hutcheon:

    There are so many things overhanging the market right now, we've got an OPEC meeting, we've got Greece, we've got economic reports coming out, you name it, everyone is worried about the Fed tapering, it's all the same old stories.

  3. Kazushige Kaida:

    I don’t think the Fed has any incentives to curtail its stimulus at this point, even though some market players may try to read between the lines for any signs of tapering in stimulus, i think the dollar is staying in a downtrend even though it is marking time for now.

  4. Stuart Oakley:

    The whole world is in a wait-and-see mode, the next few months are going to be so pivotal for FX, purely based on when the Fed starts talking about tapering, and that is 100% down to how the data’s going to pan out this month and next month.

  5. John Velis:

    While the Fed had been consistent for the past few months that the balance of risks was still to the downside, we could see a more neutral stance being taken, this would be seen as a marginally hawkish turn on the Committee, but we think that the Chair will make it quite clear that neither interest rate rises nor any quantified timeline for tapering bond purchases is under consideration.

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