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1. worsening

noun. ['ˈwɝːsənɪŋ, ˈwɝːsnɪŋ'] changing something with the result that it becomes worse.

Synonyms

  • downswing
  • change of state

Antonyms

  • rise
  • recuperate
  • enrich

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Words that Rhyme with Worsening

  • abandoning
  • abstaining
  • abstaining
  • adjoining
  • adjourning
  • adorning
  • affining
  • airconditioning
  • aligning
  • amounting
  • apportioning
  • ascertaining
  • assigning
  • attaining
  • auctioning
  • auditioning
  • awakening
  • awning
  • banning
  • beginning

Example sentences of the word worsening


1. Verb, gerund or present participle
If shoulder issues flare up, stop whatever is causing or worsening the pain and apply ice.

2. Noun, singular or mass
Still, monitor common cracks for indications that they’re worsening.

2. worsening

noun. ['ˈwɝːsənɪŋ, ˈwɝːsnɪŋ'] process of changing to an inferior state.

Synonyms

  • decline in quality
  • deterioration
  • decline
  • slack
  • falling off
  • diminution
  • falloff
  • drop-off
  • declension

Antonyms

  • better
  • increment
  • increase
  • obey
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