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  • noundisgrace, ruin
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Synonyms for downfall

noun disgrace, ruin
  • breakdown
  • collapse
  • debacle
  • destruction
  • deterioration
  • overthrow
  • undoing
  • atrophy
  • bane
  • cloudburst
  • comedown
  • comeuppance
  • decadence
  • declension
  • degeneracy
  • degeneration
  • deluge
  • descent
  • devolution
  • discomfiture
  • down
  • drop
  • failure
  • fall
  • flood
  • ruination
  • storm
  • on the rocks
  • rack and ruin
  • road to ruin
  • the skids

Antonyms for downfall

  • building
  • construction
  • creation
  • improvement
  • ascent
  • fortune
  • increase
  • morality
  • rise
  • accomplishment
  • success
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More words related to downfall

atrophy

noun. wasting away, disintegration
  • decline
  • degeneracy
  • degeneration
  • deterioration
  • diminution
  • downfall
  • downgrade

backset

noun. setback

bane

noun. cause of misery

calamities

noun. disaster; tragedy

calamity

noun. disaster; tragedy

comedown

noun. letdown, blow
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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