vicious cycle


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Noun1.vicious cycle - one trouble leads to another that aggravates the first
positive feedback, regeneration - feedback in phase with (augmenting) the input
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We've all heard the term vicious cycle used to describe what happens when negative events cascade and compound.
'It is a proven fact that child labourers become adults who in turn subject their children to child labour and a vicious cycle of exploitation occurs in society', says Secretary Ministry of Human Rights, Rabiya Javeri Agha.
Contemplating a raise in duties on luxury imports is not a viable option, for the affluent class can afford to pay higher prices and the vicious cycle of inflation, a high interest rate, high energy prices and weaker currency will continue.
The proposal, while it may not pass in Hawaii, is a statement against the 'vicious cycle' of smoking, the senator said.
It caused me to live in a vicious cycle of stress, as I felt a strong urge and 'responsibility' to prove to all my friends, present in different countries, that I was living a good life, frequenting fancy and interesting places, taking artistic pictures, wearing fashionable clothes, and always having the best time with friends.
Councillor Eddie Devine described absence in the department as a "vicious cycle".
Mehbooba Mufti addressing the party functionaries and activists from Rajpora Assembly Segment said that after the 2014 polls, PDP founder, Mufti Mohammad Sayeed decided to stitch the common ground with BJP with the sole motive to reincarnate the Vajpayee era in the territory and to stop the vicious cycle of unabated killings and violence, reported.
HEATHER Watson is hoping the Australian Open can help her break out of the "vicious cycle" she has become trapped in.
HEATHER Watson hopes the Australian Open can help her break out of her "vicious cycle."
However, the study also identified a clinically approved drug which breaks the vicious cycle and protects against memory-loss in animal models of Alzheimer's.
He believes these market dynamics could require even more aggressive cost reductions, "forcing GE into a vicious cycle." The analyst sees an "even harder road ahead for GE Power."
IANS Srinagar Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Monday urged the Modi government to initiate a"meaningful dialogue"to end the"vicious cycle of killings and destruction"in Jammu and Kashmir.