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retrenchment

see definition of retrenchment
  • as inlack
  • as inreaction
  • as indiminishment
  • as inshortening
  • as inthriftiness
  • as indepression
  • as indiminution
  • as ineconomy
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Synonyms for retrenchment

noun deficiency, need
  • absence
  • dearth
  • inadequacy
  • loss
  • paucity
  • poverty
  • reduction
  • scarcity
  • shortage
  • shortcoming
  • shortfall
  • abridgement
  • curtailment
  • decrease
  • default
  • defect
  • deficit
  • depletion
  • deprivation
  • destitution
  • distress
  • exigency
  • exiguity
  • inferiority
  • insufficiency
  • meagerness
  • miss
  • necessity
  • privation
  • retrenchment
  • scantiness
  • shortness
  • shrinkage
  • shrinking
  • slightness
  • stint
  • want
  • insufficience

Antonyms for retrenchment

  • abundance
  • affluence
  • enough
  • excess
  • plenty
  • success
  • sufficiency
  • addition
  • advantage
  • enlargement
  • expansion
  • increase
  • perfection
  • extra
  • lot
  • plethora
  • profusion
  • surplus
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to retrenchment

depression

noun. economic decline
  • bad times
  • bankruptcy
  • bear market
  • big trouble
  • bottom out
  • bust
  • crash
  • crisis
  • deflation
  • dislocation
  • downturn
  • drop
  • failure
  • hard times
  • inactivity
  • inflation
  • overproduction
  • panic
  • paralysis
  • rainy days
  • recession
  • retrenchment
  • sag
  • slide
  • slowness
  • slump
  • stagflation
  • stagnation
  • unemployment
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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