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worsen as in grow worse
"Conditions in the slum worsened"
declinechange toward something smaller or lower ; a condition inferior to an earlier condition; a gradual decrease; a downward slope or bend ; grow worse; refuse to accept; show unwillingness towards; grow smaller; go down; go down in value; inflect for number, gender, case, etc.
worsen as in make worse
"This drug aggravates the pain"
aggravate make worse; exasperate or irritate
exacerbate make worse; exasperate or irritate
exasperate exasperate or irritate ; make furious ; make worse