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decomposing

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  • verbrot, break up
  • verbanalyze by taking apart
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Synonyms for decomposing

verb rot, break up
  • break down
  • decay
  • disintegrate
  • dissolve
  • fall apart
  • molder
  • crumble
  • fester
  • putrefy
  • spoil
  • taint
  • turn
  • putresce

Antonyms for decomposing

  • unite
  • combine
  • develop
  • grow
  • improve
  • join
  • put together
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More words related to decomposing

decaying

adjective. rotting
  • breaking down
  • breaking up
  • collapsing
  • crumbling
  • decomposing
  • deteriorating
  • disintegrating
  • eroding
  • falling to pieces
  • oxidizing
  • rusting
  • spoiling
  • wasting away
  • wearing away

rancid

adjective. rotten, strong-smelling

rotten

adjective. decayed, decaying

rotting

adjective. crumbling
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.