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synonyms for waxings

  • boost
  • development
  • escalation
  • expansion
  • gain
  • hike
  • increment
  • inflation
  • merger
  • raise
  • rise
  • surge
  • upsurge
  • upturn
  • access
  • accession
  • accretion
  • accrual
  • accumulation
  • aggrandizement
  • augmentation
  • breakthrough
  • burgeoning
  • cumulation
  • elaboration
  • enlargement
  • exaggeration
  • extension
  • incorporation
  • intensification
  • markup
  • maximization
  • multiplication
  • optimization
  • spread
  • step-up
  • swell
  • swelling
  • upgrade
  • waxing
  • beating
  • debacle
  • disaster
  • drubbing
  • embarrassment
  • romp
  • shutout
  • thrashing
  • whipping
  • comedown
  • confusion
  • flight
  • hiding
  • overthrow
  • retreat
  • ruin
  • shambles
  • trashing
  • upset
  • walkover
  • washout
  • waxing
  • vanquishment

antonyms for waxings

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  • decline
  • decrease
  • drop
  • loss
  • shrinkage
  • abridgment
  • compression
  • reduction
  • depletion
  • diminishment
  • subtraction
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    How to use waxings in a sentence

    I might tell of waxings and waning of love between us, but the whole was waning.
    TONO BUNGAYH. G. WELLS
    Its waxings and wanings were marked by curious "trepidations" of brightness extremely perplexing to theory.
    A POPULAR HISTORY OF ASTRONOMY DURING THE NINETEENTH CENTURYAGNES M. (AGNES MARY) CLERKE
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
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