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decay

see definition of decay
  • nounbreaking down, collapse
  • verbdeteriorate, crumble
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Synonyms for decay

noun breaking down, collapse

Antonyms for decay

  • building
  • development
  • growth
  • improvement
  • ascent
  • construction
  • increase
  • morality
  • rise
  • flourish
  • germination
  • ripening
  • strength
  • strengthening
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More words related to decay

ate

verb. erode, wear away; use up

bite

verb. corrode, eat away

blight

noun. disease; plague

blight

verb. ruin, destroy

blighted

verb. ruin, destroy

cavities

noun. sunken or decayed area
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