What is the opposite of lessening?

Need antonyms for lessening? Here's a list of opposite words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Adjective
Opposite of that falls or fall
Adjective
Opposite of that lessens the seriousness of something by providing an excuse
Adjective
Opposite of decreasing
Adjective
Opposite of bending downward or forward
Noun
Opposite of reduction or decrease
Noun
Opposite of easing of intensity of the symptoms of a disease
Noun
Opposite of the action of making something less extreme, intense, or violent
Noun
Opposite of the act of disparaging, of belittling
Noun
Opposite of the act of alleviating
Noun
Opposite of the process of becoming narrow
Noun
Opposite of a statement or assertion that makes another less absolute
Noun
Opposite of a reduction in amount or size
Noun
Opposite of a pause
Verb
Opposite of in a period of decrease or decline
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to lower in character, dignity, or quality
Verb
Opposite of present participle for to make less
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Watch and Learn
Nearby Words
9-letter Words Starting With
Find Antonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2019