Sentence Examples


  • They reek of decay and death.
  • Some species rapidly change colour, and cause the decay of any others with which they come in contact.
  • After the overthrow of the dynasty of the Achaemenides a period of decay seems to have set in.
  • With the decay of her mining industries, Ouro Preto had become merely the political centre of the state.
  • The same process of decay was greatly promoted by the Arab conquest of Persia, achieved through the victory of Kadisiya in 636-637.