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accretive

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of accretive

  1. produced by a series of additions of identical or similar things <the story of his encounter with the bear was awash with accretive exaggeration, the bear becoming larger with each retelling of the tale> Synonyms cumulative, accumulative, additive, conglomerative, incrementalRelated Words gradual, step-by-step, stepwise; increscent, progressive; accruable, accrued, aggregated, amassed, built-up, compiled, conglomeratedNear Antonyms decremental, decrescent, degressive, regressive


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