deteriorated


deteriorated
de·te·ri·o·rate || dɪ'tɪərɪəreɪt v. spoil; decline; become worse

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • deteriorated — adj a deteriorated [=run down, dilapidated] building a badly deteriorated part of the city • • • Main Entry: ↑deteriorate …   Useful english dictionary

  • deteriorated — index bad (inferior), blemished, decadent, depraved, imperfect, old, sordid, unsound (not strong) …   Law dictionary

  • Deteriorated — Deteriorate De*te ri*o*rate (d[ e]*t[=e] r[i^]*[ o]*r[=a]t), v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Deteriorated} (d[ e]*t[=e] r[i^]*[ o]*r[=a] t[e^]d); p. pr. & vb. n. {Deteriorating} (d[ e]*t[=e] r[i^]*[ o]*r[=a] t[i^]ng).] [L. deterioratus, p. p. of deteriorare …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • deteriorated rapidly — worsened quickly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • become deteriorated — index degenerate, depreciate Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • his condition deteriorated — his state worsened (medical, psychological, etc.) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • depraved — Deteriorated or degenerate; corrupt. [L. depravo, to corrupt] …   Medical dictionary

  • dementia senilis — deteriorated mental functioning in elderly people …   English contemporary dictionary

  • fell into decay — deteriorated, rotted away …   English contemporary dictionary

  • went to the dogs — deteriorated, sunk, declined …   English contemporary dictionary


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