downward spiral

noun

Definition of downward spiral

: a situation in which something continuously decreases or gets worse Her life was in a downward spiral as she battled depression and addiction.

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“Downward spiral.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/downward%20spiral. Accessed 27 Oct. 2021.

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