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Another word for deteriorate

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

      1. To make or become worse.
      1. To go below the surface of water or another liquid:
      2. To descend to the bottom of a body of water or other liquid:
      3. To fall or drop to a lower level, especially to go down slowly or in stages:
      1. Moving or tending backward:
      2. Opposite to the usual order; inverted or reversed:
      3. Reverting to an earlier or inferior condition:
      1. To move from a higher to a lower place; come or go down.
      2. To slope, extend, or incline downward:
      3. To be related by genetic descent from an individual or individuals in a previous generation:
      1. Having declined, as in function or nature, from a former or original state:
      2. Morally corrupt or given to vice.
      3. Relating to two or more quantum states that share the same quantum numbers:
      1. To express polite refusal:
      2. To slope downward; descend:
      3. To bend downward; droop:
      1. A wasting or decrease in size of a body organ, tissue, or part owing to disease, injury, or lack of use:
      2. A wasting away, deterioration, or diminution:
      3. To cause to wither or deteriorate; affect with atrophy.
  2. To become or cause to become rotten or unsound

Another word for deteriorate

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