Synonyms of growth in English:

growth


See definition of growth

noun

1‘many countries have rapid population growth’

SYNONYMS
increase, expansion, augmentation, proliferation, multiplication, enlargement, amplification, mushrooming, snowballing, rise, escalation, build-up
development, evolution
ANTONYMS

decrease

2‘the hormone stimulates the growth of the pancreas’

SYNONYMS
growing, extension, widening, thickening, broadening, heightening, swelling, magnification, ballooning
ANTONYMS

shrinking

3‘harsh weather stunts the growth of plants’

SYNONYMS
development, maturation, growing, germination, shooting up, springing up, sprouting
blooming, flourishing, thriving
rare vegetation, burgeoning, pullulation
ANTONYMS

withering

4‘the marked growth of local enterprises’

SYNONYMS
expansion, development, progress, advance, advancement, headway, improvement, furtherance, extension, spread, buildout, escalation
rise, success, thriving, flourishing, blooming
boom, upturn, upswing
ANTONYMS

decline, failure

5‘he went to hospital to have a growth removed’

SYNONYMS
tumour, cancerous growth, malignant growth, malignancy, cancer
lump, outgrowth, swelling, protuberance, protrusion, knob, nodule
cyst, polyp
technical process, bulla
rare excrescence, intumescence, tumescence, tumefaction