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Synonyms for downfall

Synonyms for downfall

a sudden drop to a lower condition or status

a disastrous overwhelming defeat or ruin

something that causes total loss or severe impairment, as of one's health, fortune, honor, or hopes

Synonyms for downfall

failure that results in a loss of position or reputation

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a sudden decline in strength or number or importance

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21 ( ANI ): Delhi unit of Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) said on Saturday that the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) was responsible for its own downfall.
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He said there are no graduate players in the team right now except Twenty20 skipper Misbah ul Haq and the absence of educated players in the team is a primary reason for its recent downfall.
Chelsea's Premier League downfall continues after suffering a disappointing 3-1 defeat to Southampton at Stamford Bridge on Saturday night.
Sorena Sattari said on Saturday that the unprecedented downfall in the price of oil in international markets is an opportunity for Iran to move its economy from being petroleum-based to becoming knowledge-based.
00pm A corporation hoping to bring about the downfall of an African dictator hires a group of British mercenaries to free a political prisoner.
Islam Karimov on his mother's downfall: "The main reason for her downfall would be that she was a risk or a threat to a group of people and their interests in taking power.
ARBIL/ Aswat ala-Iraq: On the 11th anniversary of the downfall of the previous regime, the Kurdish President Masoud Barzani made an address describing that the past 11 years were "difficult" on Iraq.
THE JUDAS KISS Duke of York's Theatre, London PORTRAYING Oscar Wilde's downfall may well prove to be Rupert Everett's triumph.
Starting as a grassroots-level worker in the 70s to bringing the party to power for the first time in South India, Yeddyurappa's downfall has been more dramatic than his rise.
The club's spoof video - based on the 2004 film Downfall, which documents Hitler's final days - has sparked outrage.
Summary: Bsharri MP Elie Keyrouz said Sunday that the downfall of Syrian President Bashar Assad's regime is "almost certain," the National News Agency reported.
Summary: Tourist arrivals in Egypt, after a slump during the unrest which led to the downfall of president Hosni Mubarak, rose by 23.
Talking to delegation comprises Doctor Shami-ul-Haq and tehsil president Okara Haji Inam ur- Rauf, Chairman Tehreek-e-Insaf Imran Khan has said that the present government has deprived of public support while the country is heading towards downfall and the government is playing role of dummy.
Thousands of words have been written about the fall from grace of shamed MSP Tommy Sheridan but a new book, Downfall, claims to be the definitive account of the sex, lies, and smears that dragged Sheridan through the courts and into jail.