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See definition of degenerated on Dictionary.com
  • as incrumbly
  • as indegenerate
  • as inkinky
  • as inscrubby
  • as inshabby
  • as intatty

synonyms for degenerated

  • powdery
  • soft
  • breakable
  • corroded
  • crisp
  • crunchy
  • decayed
  • deteriorated
  • deteriorating
  • disintegrated
  • eroded
  • fragile
  • frail
  • frangible
  • friable
  • oxidized
  • perishing
  • pulverizable
  • rotted
  • rotten
  • rusted
  • shivery
  • short
  • worn
  • base
  • debased
  • debauched
  • decadent
  • decayed
  • degraded
  • demeaned
  • depraved
  • failing
  • fallen
  • low
  • mean
  • miscreant
  • perverted
  • retrograde
  • sinking
  • vitiated
  • worsen
  • dissolute
  • effete
  • flatitious
  • immoral
  • infamous
  • nefarious
  • overripe
  • retrogressive
  • rotten
  • unhealthy
  • vicious
  • villainous
  • wicked
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antonyms for degenerated

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  • flexible
  • pliable
  • clean
  • good
  • healthy
  • honest
  • honorable
  • kind
  • moral
  • nice
  • noble
  • pure
  • strong
  • uncorrupt
  • upright
  • virtuous
  • well
  • conventional
  • normal
  • ordinary
  • regular
  • standard
  • usual
  • clean
  • decent
  • ethical
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      How to use degenerated in a sentence

      (b) Blood-casts contain red blood-corpuscles, usually much degenerated (Figs. 45 and 60).
      A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
      This term means nothing in itself, but it expresses the fact that a degenerated heart finally refuses to act.
      ESSAYS IN PASTORAL MEDICINEAUSTIN MALLEY
      All the evidence shows how entirely they have degenerated into mere societies of capitalists.
      THE INFLUENCE AND DEVELOPMENT OF ENGLISH GILDSFRANCIS AIDEN HIBBERT
      But their kings, from the great wealth which they possessed, degenerated into a luxurious way of life.
      THE GEOGRAPHY OF STRABO, VOLUME III (OF 3)STRABO
      It is narrative instead of dramatic; fable prevails over action; passion has degenerated into character-drawing.
      RHETORIC AND POETRY IN THE RENAISSANCEDONALD LEMEN CLARK
      My active spirits have degenerated into contented indolence.
      THE SORROWS OF YOUNG WERTHERJ.W. VON GOETHE
      If this is not done, they become that greatest eyesore, a degenerated ornament.
      THE LIBRARY OF WORK AND PLAY: HOUSEKEEPINGELIZABETH HALE GILMAN
      After that what was called spiritual teaching was adopted, but that soon degenerated into mere exhortation.
      THE SABBATH-SCHOOL INDEXRICHARD GAY PARDEE
      The lazzi degenerated into unmeaning horse-play and buffooneries, which had nothing to do with the action of the piece.
      THE MEMOIRS OF COUNT CARLO GOZZI; VOLUME THE FIRSTCOUNT CARLO GOZZI
      By degrees he adopted a less and less striking attire, which, however, had never yet degenerated into mere modern evening dress.
      THE OPEN QUESTIONELIZABETH ROBINS
      SYNONYM OF THE DAY
      OCTOBER 26, 1985
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      WORDS RELATED TO DEGENERATED

      • breakable
      • corroded
      • crisp
      • crunchy
      • decayed
      • degenerated
      • deteriorated
      • deteriorating
      • disintegrated
      • eroded
      • fragile
      • frail
      • frangible
      • friable
      • oxidized
      • perishing
      • powdery
      • pulverizable
      • rotted
      • rotten
      • rusted
      • shivery
      • short
      • soft
      • worn
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