Antonyms for decline

Antonyms for (noun) decline

Main entry: declension, declination, decline, declivity, descent, downslope, fall

Definition: a downward slope or bend

Antonyms: ascent, acclivity, climb, upgrade, rise, raise

Definition: an upward slope or grade (as in a road)

Main entry: declination, decline

Definition: a condition inferior to an earlier condition; a gradual falling off from a better state

Antonyms: melioration, improvement

Definition: a condition superior to an earlier condition

Antonyms for (verb) decline

Main entry: refuse, decline

Definition: show unwillingness towards

Usage: he declined to join the group on a hike

Antonyms: consent, accept, go for

Definition: give an affirmative reply to; respond favorably to

Main entry: turn down, decline, pass up, refuse, reject

Definition: refuse to accept

Usage: He refused my offer of hospitality

Antonyms: have, take, accept

Definition: receive willingly something given or offered

Main entry: worsen, decline

Definition: grow worse

Usage: Conditions in the slum worsened

Antonyms: meliorate, better, ameliorate, improve

Definition: get better

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