Explicație decline în Dicționarul Englez Englez

decline

(di`klīn )

substantiv
a downward slope or bend
substantiv
a gradual decrease
as of stored charge or current
substantiv
change toward something smaller or lower
substantiv
a condition inferior to an earlier condition
a gradual falling off from a better state
verb
grow worse
"Conditions in the slum worsened"

verb
grow smaller
"Interest in the project waned"

verb
show unwillingness towards
"he declined to join the group on a hike"

verb
inflect for number, gender, case, etc.,
"in many languages, speakers decline nouns, pronouns, and adjectives"

verb
go down in value
"the stock market corrected"
"prices slumped"

verb
go down
"The roof declines here"

verb
refuse to accept
"He refused my offer of hospitality"




Antonime:
(substantiv) melioration, climb, acclivity, improvement, raise, ascent, upgrade, rise
(verb) consent, ameliorate, have, accept, improve, take, meliorate, better



Sinonime:
(substantiv) decay, declension, declination, declivity, descent, diminution, fall
(verb) correct, refuse, reject, slump, wane, worsen