Synonyms for (noun) drop-off

Synonyms: decrease, drop-off, lessening

Definition: a change downward

Usage: there was a decrease in his temperature as the fever subsided; there was a sharp drop-off in sales

Similar words: change, modification, alteration

Definition: an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another

Usage: the change was intended to increase sales; this storm is certainly a change for the worse; the neighborhood had undergone few modifications since his last visit years ago


Synonyms: cliff, drop, drop-off

Definition: a steep high face of rock

Usage: he stood on a high cliff overlooking the town; a steep drop

Similar words: geological formation, formation

Definition: (geology) the geological features of the earth


Synonyms: slack, slump, drop-off, falling off, falloff

Definition: a noticeable deterioration in performance or quality

Usage: the team went into a slump; a gradual slack in output; a drop-off in attendance; a falloff in quality

Similar words: declension, decline in quality, deterioration, worsening

Definition: process of changing to an inferior state