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Another word for descend

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Verb
  1. To move downward in response to gravity

      1. To fall; come down
      2. To cause to fall, as by wounding, killing, or hitting
      3. To fall in drops
      1. (--- Theology) To lose primordial innocence and happiness. Used of humanity as a result of the Fall.
      2. To pass into a particular state, condition, or situation:
      3. To come forth as if by falling; issue:
    See also:

    rise

  2. To slope downward

      1. To bend, turn, or slope downward or aside
      2. To degrade or lower oneself; stoop:
      3. To draw to a gradual close:
      1. To lower or drop (something) suddenly:
      2. To plunge into a liquid and quickly come out
      3. To lower a container, the hand, etc. into liquid, a receptacle, etc., esp. in order to take something out
      1. To fall; come down
      2. To cause to fall, as by wounding, killing, or hitting
      3. To fall in drops
      1. (--- Theology) To lose primordial innocence and happiness. Used of humanity as a result of the Fall.
      2. To pass into a particular state, condition, or situation:
      3. To come forth as if by falling; issue:
      1. To plunge or toss with the bow and stern rising and falling abruptly
      2. To fix or set at a particular point, level, degree, etc.
      3. To fall or plunge headlong
      1. To fall or drop to a lower level, especially to go down slowly or in stages:
      2. To fall or lower oneself slowly, as from weakness or fatigue:
      3. To cause or allow to fall or go down; lower
    See also:

    rise

  3. To have hereditary derivation

      1. To trace from or to a source; show the derivation of
      2. (Linguistics) To trace the origin or development of (a word).
      3. (Chem.) To obtain or produce (a compound) from another compound by replacing one element with one or more other elements
      1. To be derived or result (from a cause)
      2. To proceed from a source; emerge or come forth:
      3. To flow, go, or come out:
      1. (Slang) To buy something or pay an expense:
      2. To cause to close or snap shut, as by a spring
      3. To release from a checked or inoperative position:
    See also:

    kin

  4. To bring oneself down to a lower level of behavior

      1. To become lower; sink, fall, become reduced, etc.
      2. To let, bring, or move down to a lower level.
      3. To weaken; undermine:
      1. To cause or allow to fall or go down; lower
      2. To become lower in value or amount; lessen, as prices, funds, etc.
      3. To fall or lower oneself slowly, as from weakness or fatigue:
      1. To bend (oneself, the head, or the body) forward and down.
      2. To carry the head and shoulders or the upper part of the body habitually bent forward
      3. To lower or debase oneself:
    See also:

    rise

  5. To become lower in quality, character, or condition

Another word for descend

Verb
  1. To move lower

    See also:

    dive

    drop

    fall

  2. To descend figuratively

    See also:

    decrease

  3. To lower oneself

      1. To bend (oneself, the head, or the body) forward and down.
      2. To bend forward and down from the waist or the middle of the back:
      3. To stand or walk, especially habitually, with the head and upper back bent forward.
      1. To go beneath the surface of water, deep snow, soft ground, etc. so as to be partly or completely covered
      2. To cause to descend beneath the surface or to the bottom of a liquid:
      3. To force into the ground:
    See also:

    condescend