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"decay" Meaning in English

1. fall into decay or ruin
Part of speech : verb
Example : The unoccupied house started to decay
2. lose a stored charge, magnetic flux, or current
Part of speech : verb
3. the organic phenomenon of rotting
Part of speech : noun
4. a gradual decrease
Part of speech : noun
Synonyms
5. the spontaneous disintegration of a radioactive substance along with the emission of ionizing radiation
Part of speech : noun
6. the process of gradually becoming inferior
Part of speech : noun
7. an inferior state resulting from the process of decaying
Part of speech : noun
Example : the corpse was in an advanced state of decay
8. undergo decay or decomposition
Part of speech : verb
Example : The body started to decay and needed to be cremated

Translation for "decay"

decay meaning in Spanish : decaer
  • decay meaning in German : zerfallen
  • decay meaning in Russian : распад
  • decay meaning in Portuguese : decair
  • decay meaning in Chinese : 衰变
  • decay meaning in Japanese : 減衰
  • decay meaning in Tamil : சிதைவு
  • decay meaning in Arabic : تسوس
  • decay meaning in Turkish : çürüme
  • decay meaning in Hindi : क्षय
  • decay meaning in Telugu : క్షయం
  • decay meaning in French : pourriture
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