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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Coming down or downward.

Usage examples (36)
  • Verb (used without object) : to descend from the mountaintop. ,The path descends to the pond. ,The title descends through eldest sons. ,He is...
  • Verb (used with object) : The path descends the hill
  • Here are the twelve "winners", in descending order:
  • List them in descending order of importance for you. for more
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