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Synonyms for declension
dɪˈklɛn ʃənde·clen·sion

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  1. declension

    Synonyms:
    decay, decadence, degeneration, deterioration, fall

    Antonyms:
    bise, improvement, advancement, culmination

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  1. declensionnoun

    the inflection of nouns and pronouns and adjectives in Indo-European languages

    Synonyms:
    fall, downslope, descent, worsening, declination, declivity, deterioration, decline, decline in quality

  2. deterioration, decline in quality, declension, worseningnoun

    process of changing to an inferior state

    Synonyms:
    fall, downslope, declivity, declination, worsening, decline in quality, impairment, descent, decline, deterioration

  3. descent, declivity, fall, decline, declination, declension, downslopenoun

    a downward slope or bend

    Synonyms:
    extraction, pin, stemma, crepuscule, parentage, dip, pedigree, gloam, bloodline, twilight, diminution, decline in quality, dec, spill, gloaming, downslope, tumble, regrets, declivity, decay, decline, surrender, worsening, declination, descent, lineage, fall, filiation, autumn, stock, deterioration, evenfall, origin, celestial latitude, line, line of descent, downfall, drop, crepuscle, nightfall, dusk, free fall, ancestry, blood, blood line, capitulation

  4. declensionnoun

    a class of nouns or pronouns or adjectives in Indo-European languages having the same (or very similar) inflectional forms

    "the first declension in Latin"

    Synonyms:
    fall, downslope, descent, worsening, declination, declivity, deterioration, decline, decline in quality

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. declensionnoun

    Synonyms:
    decline, deterioration, degeneracy, decay, diminution, falling off

  2. declensionnoun

    Synonyms:
    (Gram.) inflection, variation

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