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skid

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of skid

  1. to go to a lower level especially abruptly the local economy skidded when the last manufacturing plant moved away Synonyms of skid crash, crater, decline, descend, dip, dive, fall, lower, nose-dive, plummet, plunge, sink, drop, tumbleWords Related to skid abate, decrease, de-escalate, die (down), diminish, droop, dwindle, ebb, lessen, let up, moderate, subside, taper off, wane; recede, retreatNear Antonyms of skid accumulate, balloon, build, burgeon (also bourgeon), enlarge, escalate, expand, grow, increase, intensify, mushroom, pick up, snowball, swell, waxAntonyms of skid arise, ascend, lift, mount, rise, soar, spike, up



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