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ripening

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of ripening

  1. the process of becoming mature the ripening of a pumpkin can take a whole season Synonyms of ripening development, growth, maturing, maturationWords Related to ripening blossoming, flourishing, flowering; mellowing, softening; evolution, evolvement, expansion, progression; coming-of-age, maturityNear Antonyms of ripening decadence, decay, decaying, declension, decline, declining, degeneration, descent, deterioration; ebbing, fading, shriveling (or shrivelling), waning, wilting, withering; death, decease, demise, dying, end, exit, expiration, expiring, expiry, perishing; regression, retrogression, reversion



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