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snowball

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of snowball

  1. to become greater in extent, volume, amount, or number <the little problems we ignored began to snowball into huge headaches> Synonyms accelerate, accumulate, appreciate, balloon, boom, build up, burgeon (also bourgeon), climb, enlarge, escalate, expand, gain, mount, multiply, mushroom, proliferate, rise, roll up, increase, spread, swell, waxRelated Words jump, rocket, skyrocket, surge; heighten, intensify, redouble; blow up, bulk, distend, inflate, puff (up); crescendo, crest, peakAntonyms contract, decrease, diminish, dwindle, lessen, recede, wane


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to decrease in size, extent, or degree

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