(Medicine) Gradual deterioration of specific tissues, cells, or organs with corresponding impairment or loss of function, caused by injury, disease, or aging.
Indulgence of one's own desires, impulses, etc.
The definition of indulgence is the act of giving way to one's desires, something granted as a privilege or something that is enjoyed out of gratification.
(Rare) A corrupting influence
(Aerospace) The decrease in orbital altitude of an artificial satellite as a result of conditions such as atmospheric drag.
The state or quality of being humble; absence of vanity or excessive pride
A rule or lesson in moral conduct:
A wasting or decrease in size of a body organ, tissue, or part owing to disease, injury, or lack of use:
The process or result of declining, especially:
A degenerate action
The process of growing worse, or the state of having grown worse.
Moral wickedness; depravity; sin
Find another word for decadence. In this page you can discover 29 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for decadence, like: degeneration, self-indulgence, indulgence, corruption, decay, downfall, perversion, regression, humility, morality and atrophy.