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tapering

see definition of tapering
  • adjconical
  • adjnarrowing
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Synonyms for tapering

adj conical
  • conic
  • pointed
  • sharp
  • tapered
  • pyramidal

Antonyms for tapering

  • blunt
  • dull
  • mild
  • nice
  • widening
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More words related to tapering

acuminate

adjective. pointed
  • acicular
  • aciculated
  • acute
  • cuspated
  • cuspidated
  • edged
  • fine
  • mucronate
  • pointy
  • sharp
  • tapering

conical

adjective. cylindrical

conical/conic

adjective. shaped cylindrically and with a point

knifelike

adjective. sharp

lancinating

adjective. sharp

more conic

adjective. shaped cylindrically and with a point
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