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