slump


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Synonyms for slump

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to go from a more erect posture to a less erect posture

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to take on or move with an awkward, slovenly posture

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to undergo a sharp, rapid descent in value or price

a period of decreased business activity and high unemployment

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a noticeable deterioration in performance or quality

a long-term economic state characterized by unemployment and low prices and low levels of trade and investment

assume a drooping posture or carriage

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fall or sink heavily

fall heavily or suddenly

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go down in value

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The report, by recruitment firm Astbury Marsden, found that the number of new posts dropped from 58,800 to around 54,000, with the most noticable slump appearing in December.
Solder paste slump can, in some instances, lead to solder shorts.
Dubai share prices have slumped in the wake of the financial crisis and the emirate's debt crisis, with the index down 74 percent from a January 2008 peak.
When life business is in a sales slump it might seem like nothing goes right.
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KEN DOHERTY failed in his bid to reach the World Snooker Championship as the 1997 champion and three-time finalist slumped to defeat against Gerard Greene in the final qualifying round.
A slump occurs when a section of sediment on a slope collapses and falls with gravity.
A spike in non-residential construction projects should counter the slump in the home building market, according to a new report from the American Institute of Architects.
There will be little risk of a sharp slump in house prices or an accident among domestic mortgage lending institutions.
A player in a slump is a sad sight to behold, equal parts wild-eyed desperation and puppy-dog bewilderment.
A: One of the key characteristic,, of a truly professional salesperson is to be able to quickly recognize when a slump occurs and have a plan ready when, not if, a slump happens.
YOGI BERRA, master of the non-obvious: "Slump? I ain't in no slump.
California wine industry finally sees growth after 3-year slump: The California wine industry seems to be perking up after a three-year slump, claims Nat DiBuduo, president of Allied Grape Growers, a key California grape marketing cooperative.
While the housing market has been in a slump for some time now, the recent spate of mining activity bodes well for the housing industry.