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  Words related to deteriorate

Related / Similar Words: devolve, drop, degenerate

 

Definition:
  • grow worse; "Her condition deteriorated"; "Conditions in the slums degenerated"; "The discussion devolved into a shouting match";
  • become worse or disintegrate; "His mind deteriorated";

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    Hyponyms: tire, pall, weary, fatigue, jade, languish, fade, waste, rot, go to pot, go to the dogs, wear, wear off, wear out, wear thin

     

    Derivational Morphology: degeneracy, degeneration, decadence, decadency, devolution, deterioration, impairment, decline in quality, declension, worsening

     

     
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