Antonyms for spiring

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The tendency is to slender, spiring tops, while they are narrower below.

Round and up, and ever up it went, narrowing and spiring to the zenith.

Lovely starry night, the tall, spiring tree-tops relieved in jet black against the sky.

The San Lorenzo fort was now a spiring red flame of fire—a beacon to the ships at sea.

It also chanced that I had stopped in a spot where the spiring trunks rose naked of boughs to a considerable height.

Here and there a monolith of stone stood up out from the main cliff, spiring for a hundred feet or more.

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