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English English - Definition of decay 
n. rot, putrefaction, decomposition
v. rot, decompose; deteriorate, waste away
Spanish English To Spanish - decay 
s. descomposición, putrefacción; caries, cariadura; decadencia, decaimiento, descaecimiento, mengua
v. corromperse, cariarse, descomponerse, encarroñarse, malearse, pudrirse; decaer, caer en decadencia, declinar, menguar, perecer, venir a menos; ser decadente
French English To French - decay 
n. pourriture, putréfaction
v. faire pourrir; dégénérer
German English To German - decay 
n. Verfall, Zerfall; Fäulnis; Verrotten
v. verfallen, verfaulen, verrotten
Italian English To Italian - decay 
s. decomposizione, imputridimento; marciume; (fig) decadimento, decadenza, declino; deperimento, indebolimento, calo; (Fis) disintegrazione; (Dent) carie
v. decomporsi, marcire, guastarsi, imputridire; (fig) deperire, indebolirsi; decadere, deteriorarsi, declinare; (fig) andare in rovina; (Fis) disintegrarsi; (Dent) cariarsi
Portuguese English To Portuguese - decay 
s. decadência
v. decair; sacrificar
Russian English To Russian - decay 
с. гниение, разложение, разрушение; распад, загнивание, тление
г. гнить, разлагаться, ветшать, истлевать, портиться
Turkish English To Turkish - decay 
f. çürütmek, çürümek, bozmak, bozulmak; zayıflamak, halsiz düşmek; parçalanmak, dağılmak; azalmak
i. bozulma, çürüme, çürük, çürütme; zayıflama; ayrışma; çöküş, yıkılma, yıkılış; düşkünlük;
Albanian English To Albanian - decay 
n. kalbje, shkatërrim, rënie, rrëzim, prishje
v. kalbem, dobësohem, prishem, marr tatëpjetë, zhezhit, shkatërrohem
Dutch English To Dutch - decay 
zn. verval, bederf
ww. vervallen, rotten
Greek English To Greek - decay 
ουσ. σαπίζω, παρακμάζω, φθορά, σήψη, παρακμή, σαπίλα, αποσύνθεση, σάπισμα
ρήμ. φθίνω
ChineseS English To ChineseS - decay 
(名) 腐朽, 腐烂; 衰败; 蛀牙; 衰退
(动) 腐朽, 腐烂; 衰败; 蛀蚀; 衰退; 使腐朽, 使腐烂; 使蛀坏
ChineseT English To ChineseT - decay 
(名) 腐朽, 腐爛; 衰敗; 蛀牙; 衰退
(動) 腐朽, 腐爛; 衰敗; 蛀蝕; 衰退; 使腐朽, 使腐爛; 使蛀壞
Japanese English To Japanese - decay 
(動) 腐る; 虫歯にする; 朽ちる; 衰える
(名) 腐食; 虫歯; 衰退; 崩壊
Korean English To Korean - decay 
명. 부식, 부패
동. 부식하다, 부패하다; 퇴화하다, 시들어 떨어지다
Definitions
noun: the organic phenomenon of rotting
noun: a gradual decrease; as of stored charge or current
noun: the process of gradually becoming inferior
noun: the spontaneous disintegration of a radioactive substance along with the emission of ionizing radiation
noun: an inferior state resulting from the process of decaying Example:The corpse was in an advanced state of decay.
verb: undergo decay or decomposition Example:The body started to decay and needed to be cremated.



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 Synonyms for decay
1. rot: waste, decomposition, adulteration, break down, putrefaction, breakup, corrupt
2. decline: ebb, decrease, failure, consumption, ruin, degeneration, decadence
3. dwindle: die, decline, degenerate, fade, deteriorate, fall
4. decompose: spoil, disintegrate, blight, putrefy, moulder, rot, wither
Tenses for decay
Present participle: decaying
Present: decay (3.person: decays)
Past: decayed
Future: will decay
Present conditional: would decay
Present Perfect: have decayed (3.person: has decayed)
Past Perfect: had decayed
Future Perfect: will have decayed
Past conditional: would have decayed


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