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worsened, past participle; worsens, 3rd person singular present; worsening, present participle; worsened, past tense;
  1. Make or become worse
    • - her condition worsened on the flight
    • - arguing actually worsens the problem
    • - Romania's rapidly worsening economic situation

  1. grow worse; "Conditions in the slum worsened"
  2. make worse; "This drug aggravates the pain"
  3. (worsening) changing for the worse; "worried by the worsening storm"
  4. (worsening) deterioration: process of changing to an inferior state