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slippery slope

see definition of slippery slope
  • as indomino effect
  • as inprimrose path
  • as inripple effect
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Synonyms for slippery slope

noun cumulative effect from one event setting off a chain of events
  • causal sequence
  • cause and effect
  • chain of events
  • contagion effect
  • domino theory
  • knock-on
  • knock-on effect
  • ripple effect
  • slippery slope
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