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See definition of slumping on Dictionary.com
  • as indown
  • as inflagging
  • as inlessening
  • as inaging

synonyms for slumping

  • downward
  • cascading
  • declining
  • depressed
  • descending
  • downgrade
  • downhill
  • dropping
  • falling
  • inferior
  • precipitating
  • sagging
  • sinking
  • sliding
  • slipping
  • bottomward
  • earthward
  • gravitating
  • groundward
  • nether
  • subjacent
  • to the bottom
  • under
  • underneath
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antonyms for slumping

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  • above
  • cheerful
  • cheery
  • happy
  • heartened
  • higher
  • energized
  • refreshed
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      How to use slumping in a sentence

      Was moving even before the teller's slumping body hit the floor.
      HOODED DETECTIVE, VOLUME III NO. 2, JANUARY, 1942VARIOUS
      "I guess that's definite, then," Rolf said, slumping a little in disappointment.
      THE HAPPY UNFORTUNATEROBERT SILVERBERG
      She heard a thud that made her ears ring, and suddenly Wolf Paw was slumping to the rutted trail in front of her.
      SHAMANROBERT SHEA
      Consols were steadily "slumping," and the organized resistance of Ulster was already regarded as serious.
      MR. PUNCH'S HISTORY OF MODERN ENGLAND VOL. IV OF IV.CHARLES L. GRAVES
      Were you able to determine a reaction on that slumping movement, as to whether it was the first, the second, or the third shot?
      WARREN COMMISSION (7 OF 26): HEARINGS VOL. VII (OF 15)THE PRESIDENT'S COMMISSION ON THE ASSASSINATION OF PRESIDENT KENNEDY
      He saw everyone in the room in the act of slumping limply to the floor—all but the Greek major.
      THE INVADERSWILLIAM FITZGERALD JENKINS
      He felt a solid impact on the back of his head and felt himself slumping forward, then everything went black.
      A YANKEE FLIER OVER BERLINAL AVERY
      He took some papers from his pocket and laughed excitedly, slumping down in the chair.
      AS LONG AS YOU WISHJOHN O'KEEFE
      How do you think I feel,” ferociously, “with my stomach slumping in so I can hardly straighten up?
      THE FIGHTING SHEPHERDESS CAROLINE LOCKHART
      Generals had broken fifteen points in ten minutes and were slumping as though their foundations floated in thin air.
      DESTINYCHARLES NEVILLE BUCK
      SYNONYM OF THE DAY
      OCTOBER 26, 1985
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      WORDS RELATED TO SLUMPING

      • crumbling
      • declining
      • developing
      • fading
      • fermenting
      • getting along
      • getting on
      • maturing
      • mellowing
      • senescent
      • slumping
      • stale
      • waning
      • wearing out
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