descending

Definitions of descending
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adj coming down or downward

Synonyms:
declivitous, downhill, downward-sloping
sloping down rather steeply
degressive
going down by steps
descendant, descendent
going or coming down
down, downward
extending or moving from a higher to a lower place
downward-arching
curving downward
drizzling
(of rain) falling lightly in very small drops
dropping, falling
coming down freely under the influence of gravity
raining
falling in drops or as if falling like rain
down
being or moving lower in position or less in some value
Antonyms:
ascending
moving or going or growing upward
acclivitous, rising, uphill
sloping upward
ascendant, ascendent, ascensive
tending or directed upward
assurgent
growing or extending upward
assurgent
rising from the sea
scandent
used especially of plants; having a tendency to climb
highflying
moving upward or along at a considerable height
up, upward
extending or moving toward a higher place
up
being or moving higher in position or greater in some value; being above a former position or level
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