Synonyms of escalation in English:

escalation


See definition of escalation

noun

1‘an escalation in oil prices’

SYNONYMS

rapid increase, rise, hike, advance, growth, leap, upsurge, upturn, upswing, climb, jump, spiralling

ANTONYMS

plunge

2‘a drastic escalation of the conflict’

SYNONYMS

intensification, aggravation, exacerbation, compounding, increase, enlargement, magnification, mushrooming, amplification, augmentation

expansion, stepping-up, build-up, buildout, heightening, widening, worsening

deterioration

ANTONYMS

relaxation