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


He descended the slope, and sat down in the shade of a broad-leaved tree.

They all descended from the hill and came on slowly towards us.

She then descended, and pausing at the great landing, heard other steps descending also.

Ah, could I have descended, could I have come down, ere he fled!

Blackness had descended on them again, except for the dull glow of K.'s old pipe.

Then he threw the reins down on the backs of his patient horses, and descended.

At length we descended in front of the long yellow box we called the "deepo."

Then he descended into the land of So-hoo-to, which is perhaps Buner.

His Uncle William was in the kitchen when he descended the stairs from the attic.

He entered the hall and stood by the gate until the lift had descended.