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step–down

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of step–down

  1. the amount by which something is lessened took a huge step-down in income when she switched from a law career to one in social work Synonyms of step–down abatement, decline, decrement, dent, depletion, depression, diminishment, diminution, drop, drop-off, fall, falloff, loss, reduction, shrinkage, step-downWords Related to step–down deduction, subtraction; downturn, slip, slump; curtailment, cut, cutback, retrenchment, shorteningNear Antonyms of step–down accretion, accrual, accumulation, addition, supplement; continuation, extension; upswing, uptrend, upturnAntonyms of step–down boost, enlargement, gain, increase, increment, raise, rise, step-up, uptick


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