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What is another word for worsening?

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Adjective
Deteriorating or getting worse in condition
“Rawlings knew that the worsening state of the economy was weighing heavily on this man.”
Adjective
Characterized by or causing degeneration
Adjective
Not capable of being repaired, cured, regained, or undone
Noun
The fact or state of deteriorating in condition
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“After another mandate that was again marked by corruption and social unrest, the worsening of the situation was a clear possibility.”
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The state of becoming more serious or intense
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The state or quality of being degenerate
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Verb
Present participle for to decline or deteriorate in state
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“However, over the next several months his health began to worsen again.”
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Present participle for to aggravate or intensify a situation or state
“This account was immediately preceded by Plutarch's description of Olympias'difficult character and its tendency to worsen tensions between father and son.”
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Present participle for to increase or grow in strength or intensity
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Present participle for to cause damage to, or have a diminishing effect on
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Present participle for to cripple or weaken an element of a video game during its development
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Present participle for to taint, contaminate or lower in quality
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