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Princeton's WordNet

  1. deterioration, decline in quality, declension, worsening(noun)

    process of changing to an inferior state

  2. worsening(adj)

    changing something with the result that it becomes worse

  3. worsening(adj)

    changing for the worse

    "worried by the worsening storm"


  1. worsening(Noun)

    A worse situation; an aggravation

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How to say worsening in sign language?

  1. worsening


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of worsening in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of worsening in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

Examples of worsening in a Sentence

  1. Karl Bilimoria:

    Just because we don’t demonstrate a worsening of outcomes doesn’t mean it’s safe.

  2. James Damore:

    They’re worsening the divisions and generating outrage by misrepresenting what I’ve said.

  3. Pronab Sen:

    Essentially an improvement in the trade balance is being offset by worsening private transfers.

  4. James Rubin:

    Preventing (climate change) from happening, from worsening and intervening is really important.

  5. Jian Yi:

    My fear is a worsening of the situation, which could spread to other markets such as real estate.

Images & Illustrations of worsening

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