Descent and Degradation

Descent

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Descent noun – A change to a lower state or level.
Usage example: the nation's rapid descent into anarchy after the revolution

Degradation is a synonym for descent in decline topic. In some cases you can use "Degradation" instead the word "Descent" as a noun or an adjective, when it comes to topics like falling, deterioration, degeneration.
Nearby Words: descend, descendant, descending, descender
Synonyms for Descent

Degradation

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Degradation noun – A change to a lower state or level.
Usage example: English teachers bemoaning the degradation of the language that e-mail and instant messaging have allegedly brought about

Descent is a synonym for degradation in falling topic. You can use "Descent" instead the word "Degradation" as a noun or an adjective.
Nearby Words: degrade, degraded, degrading
Synonyms for Degradation

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slow slow descent slow degradation
quick quick descent quick degradation
gradual gradual descent gradual degradation
moral moral descent moral degradation
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