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sag

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of sag

  1. 1 to be limp from lack of water or vigor the plant's leaves were sagging feebly in the intense heat Synonyms of sag flag, hang, loll, droop, swag, wiltWords Related to sag slouch, slump; cave (in), collapse, crumple, drop, fall, sink, subside, yieldNear Antonyms of sag distend, stiffen; rise, straighten, unbend, uncurl

  2. 2 to decline gradually from a standard level sales figures have sagged slightly over the past six months Synonyms of sag slipWords Related to sag drop, fall, slump; flag, sink, slacken, slow (down), weaken; abate, contract, decrease, de-escalate, die (down), diminish, dwindle, ebb, lessen, let up, lower, moderate, recede, relent, shrink, subside, taper, taper off, waneNear Antonyms of sag rocket, shoot (up), soar; balloon, burgeon (also bourgeon), enlarge, escalate, expand, increase, mount, multiply, mushroom, proliferate, snowball, swell, wax; crest, peak, surge

  3. 3 to lose bodily strength or vigor after a whole day of working in the hot sun, he began to sag Synonyms of sag decay, droop, emaciate, fade, fail, flag, go, lag, languish, weaken, sink, waste (away), wilt, witherWords Related to sag break down, wear out; yield; degenerate, deteriorate, rot, run downNear Antonyms of sag convalesce, rally, rebound, recover, recuperate; gain


sag

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of sag

  1. the extent to which something hangs or dips below a straight line if there's too much sag in the rod, the curtains will drag on the floor Synonyms of sag droop, hang, slack, slackness Words Related to sag floppiness, laxity, laxness, limpness, looseness Near Antonyms of sag rigidity, rigidness, tautness, tenseness, tension, tightness


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