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Overview of noun worsening

The noun worsening has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. deterioration, decline in quality, declension, worsening

(process of changing to an inferior state)

2. worsening

(changing something with the result that it becomes worse)

Overview of verb worsen

The verb worsen has 2 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) worsen, decline

(grow worse; "Conditions in the slum worsened")

2. worsen, aggravate, exacerbate, exasperate

(make worse; "This drug aggravates the pain")

Overview of adj worsening

The adj worsening has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. worsening

(changing for the worse; "worried by the worsening storm") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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