Synonyms and Antonyms of downshift

  1. a usually gradual decrease in the pace or level of activity of something there are promising indications of a turnaround in the prolonged economic downshift Synonyms braking, deceleration, slowdown, letup, retardationRelated Words decline, drop, slump; ebb, remission, retreat, wane; flagging, weakening; arrest, check, halt, stoppage; collapse, crash, fall, plungeAntonyms acceleration, hastening, quickening

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