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Princeton's WordNet

  1. weakening(noun)

    becoming weaker

    Antonyms:
    strengthening, intensifying, invigorating

  2. weakening(adj)

    the act of reducing the strength of something

    Antonyms:
    strengthening, invigorating, intensifying

  3. debilitative, enervating, enfeebling, weakening(adj)

    causing debilitation

    Synonyms:
    enervating, debilitative, enfeebling

    Antonyms:
    strengthening, invigorating, intensifying

  4. weakening(adj)

    moderating by making pain or sorrow weaker

    Synonyms:
    enervating, debilitative, enfeebling

    Antonyms:
    strengthening, intensifying, invigorating

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    undermining, weakness, erosion, dilution, softening, eroding

How to use weakening in a sentence?

  1. President Obama:

    There is no weakening of resolve.

  2. Comptroller Thomas Curry:

    The actual loan terms and covenants are weakening.

  3. Janardan Menon at brokerage Liberum:

    The mood at the memory chip makers is weakening as we speak.

  4. Ryan Detrick:

    The optimism over trade resolution is outweighing the weakening economic data.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    As a man starts awakening , so his companionship with the woman gets weakening .

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankword
#10237erosion
#10957weakness
#20278dilution
#28133weakening
#30431undermining
#33160softening
#45535eroding
#248825enervating

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