Thesaurus.com
Thesaurus / decomposed
FEEDBACK

decomposed

See definition of decomposed on Dictionary.com
  • as indecayed
  • as inmalodorous
  • as inoff
  • as inputrid
  • as inrotten

synonyms for decomposed

  • addled
  • ruined
  • withered
  • corroded
  • moldered
  • perished
  • putrefied
  • rank
  • riddled
  • rotted
  • spoiled
  • wasted
  • bad
  • carious
  • carrion
  • effete
  • gangrenous
  • overripe
  • putrescent
  • putrid

antonyms for decomposed

MOST RELEVANT
  • developing
  • flourishing
  • germinating
  • growing
  • improving
  • ripening
    • sweet
    • fresh
    • perfumed
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
    QUIZ
    Quiz Yourself On These Adoption Terms
    START THE QUIZ

    How to use decomposed in a sentence

    Indistinct specimens, apparently consisting of decomposed compact felspar.
    NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
    Grey granite, consisting of brown and white mica, quartz, and a large proportion of felspar somewhat decomposed.
    NARRATIVE OF A SURVEY OF THE INTERTROPICAL AND WESTERN COASTS OF AUSTRALIA] [VOLUME 2 OF 2]PHILLIP PARKER KING
    The gold cannot be decomposed: let a test be added, and the indestructible ore will re-appear.
    THE ORDINANCE OF COVENANTINGJOHN CUNNINGHAM
    He showed that the fustin-tannide could be decomposed by acetic acid into tannic acid and a glucoside, fustin C46H42O21.
    SOME CONSTITUENTS OF THE POISON IVY PLANT: (RHUS TOXICODENDRON)WILLIAM ANDERSON SYME
    The precipitate was filtered, washed, and decomposed by hydrogen sulphide in a mixture of water and ether.
    SOME CONSTITUENTS OF THE POISON IVY PLANT: (RHUS TOXICODENDRON)WILLIAM ANDERSON SYME
    The tar seemed to be decomposed to some extent, giving a yellow substance.
    SOME CONSTITUENTS OF THE POISON IVY PLANT: (RHUS TOXICODENDRON)WILLIAM ANDERSON SYME
    It was filtered off, washed free from lead acetate, decomposed by hydrogen sulphide, and shaken out with ether.
    SOME CONSTITUENTS OF THE POISON IVY PLANT: (RHUS TOXICODENDRON)WILLIAM ANDERSON SYME
    It is largely decomposed, by water, into silver cyanide and hydrocyanic acid.
    THE ELEMENTS OF QUALITATIVE CHEMICAL ANALYSIS, VOL. 1, PARTS 1 AND 2.JULIUS STIEGLITZ
    It is, in fact, on account of this property, that potassium oxide is decomposed by water.
    THE ELEMENTS OF QUALITATIVE CHEMICAL ANALYSIS, VOL. 1, PARTS 1 AND 2.JULIUS STIEGLITZ
    The oxide, K2O, is decomposed by neutralizing hydrogen ions formed by the primary ionization of water.
    THE ELEMENTS OF QUALITATIVE CHEMICAL ANALYSIS, VOL. 1, PARTS 1 AND 2.JULIUS STIEGLITZ
    SYNONYM OF THE DAY
    OCTOBER 26, 1985
    Choose the synonym for future
    capacitor

    WORDS RELATED TO DECOMPOSED

    • addled
    • bad
    • carious
    • carrion
    • corroded
    • decomposed
    • effete
    • gangrenous
    • moldered
    • overripe
    • perished
    • putrefied
    • putrescent
    • putrid
    • rank
    • riddled
    • rotted
    • ruined
    • spoiled
    • wasted
    • withered
    Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.