spiral down

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vispiralförmig or in einer Spirale herunterkommen; (staircase also)sich abwärtswinden
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But we've been able to rectify that for the moment, and we need to keep working hard, otherwise it can spiral down again.
This comedy of errors goes on with every, or any, effort to patch up turns for the worse and relations between the two neighboring countries spiral down to an abyss of uncertainties and mistrust.
Thomas Reiter, director of human spaceflight and operations at the European Space Agency, said that if Russian engineers could not regain control of the stricken vessel it could spiral down to Earth within the next 10 days.
In the coming months, it will spiral down to within 235 miles of Ceres' surface where it will remain long after the mission is over.
The world must change or it will spiral down to a major war, much worse than the tragedy of 100 years ago which is being commemorated now.
I've seen a lot of people spiral down with alcohol, but I've never seen that happen with weed.