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  Words related to rot

Related / Similar Words: bunk, bunkum, buncombe, guff, hogwash, decomposition, rotting, putrefaction, waste, decompose, molder, moulder

 

Definition:
  • unacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements);
  • (biology) decaying caused by bacterial or fungal action;
  • decay usually accompanied by an offensive odor;
  • waste away; "Political prisoners are wasting away in many prisons all over the world";
  • break down; "The bodies decomposed in the heat";

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    Hyponyms: putrescence, putridness, rottenness, corruption, necrose, gangrene, mortify, sphacelate, hang

     

    Derivational Morphology: putrefy, decompose, molder, moulder, wastage, decomposition, rotting, putrefaction, decay

     

    Anagrams: tor

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 腐化   Dutch: rotten  
    Finnish: mädäntyä   French: pourrir  
    Georgian: ლპობა   German: verrotten  
    Greek: σαπίζω   Japanese: 腐る  
    Korean: 썩다   Latin: putesco  
    Romanian: putrezi   Russian: гнить  
    Spanish: pudrir   Swedish: ruttna  
     
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