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credit crunch

Synonyms of credit crunch in English:


  • 1 when interest rates started rising, the ensuing credit crunch drove the economy into the deep recession of the early 1990s
    credit squeeze, economic decline, downturn, slump, slowdown, trough, recession, depression;
    stagnation, stagflation;
    informal bust
    [Antonyms] boom, upturn
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