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adjective as in increasing

noun as in ascension


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How much are these videos, and the heinous acts they portray, escalating the likelihood of all-out regional war?

The Ukraine-Russia battle: This conflict is literally escalating as I write.

Why we, decades later, pay escalating amounts of money for tickets to these movies.

It has a lot to do with empathy and prejudice—the potential to avoid an escalating conflict through the ability to be empathetic.

They wanted to party hard and forget the escalating violence that had left hundreds dead and was ripping the country apart.

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On this page you'll find 47 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to escalating, such as: accelerating, deepening, growing, intensifying, accentuating, and advancing.

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