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Synonyms for decadent
ˈdɛk ə dənt, dɪˈkeɪd ntdeca·dent

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. decadentadjective

    a person who has fallen into a decadent state (morally or artistically)

    Antonyms:
    nonindulgent, strict

  2. decadent, effeteadjective

    marked by excessive self-indulgence and moral decay

    "a decadent life of excessive money and no sense of responsibility"; "a group of effete self-professed intellectuals"

    Synonyms:
    effete

    Antonyms:
    nonindulgent, strict

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. decadentadjective

    Synonyms:
    deteriorating, degenerating

  2. decadentnoun

    Synonyms:
    degenerate

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "decadent":

    corrupt, decayed, decaying, rotten

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How to use decadent in a sentence?

  1. Louis Adamic:

    From Mount Hollywood, Los Angeles looks rather nice, enveloped in a haze of changing colors. Actually, and in spite of all the healthful sunshine and ocean breezes, it is a bad place - full of old, dying people, who were born old of tired pioneer parents, victims of America - full of curious wild and poisonous growths, decadent religious cults and fake science, and wildcat enterprises, which, with their aim for quick profit, are doomed to collapse and drag down multitudes of people.

  2. Jillian Lauren:

    Prince Jefri's crazy, and decadent, at that time, it was attractive to me, Prince Jefri confidence and Prince Jefri charisma and Prince Jefri recklessness.

  3. John Maynard Keynes:

    The decadent international but individualistic capitalism in the hands of which we found ourselves after the war is not a success. It is not intelligent. It is not beautiful. It is not just. It is not virtuous. And it doesn't deliver the goods.

  4. RAS CARDO REGGAE:

    the system set. The truth is:- insurance premiums are set on mortality rates so that companies would pay out less than they take in. In america black people died earlier than whites.So discrimination set in. Racism dictated that-emancipated blacks were uninsurable. Discrimination based on statistics has now a technotyrannical basis. We have become a racially decadent society.

  5. Cynthia Sass:

    If you've never tried avocado in these ways, trust me, you'll love it, avocado blends well with both sweet and savory ingredients, and provides the satisfaction factor that makes dishes decadent. Incorporating more avocado into your diet is like having your cake and eating it too!

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