Descent and Estate


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Descent noun – The act or process of going to a lower level or altitude.
Estate and descent are semantically related. In some cases you can use "Estate" instead a noun "Descent".
Nearby Words: descend, descendant, descending, descender
Synonyms for Descent


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Estate noun – A large impressive residence.
Descent and estate are semantically related. Sometimes you can use "Descent" instead a noun "Estate".
Synonyms for Estate

How words are described

long long descent long estate
complete complete descent complete estate
noble noble descent noble estate
ancestral ancestral descent ancestral estate
Other adjectives: Scottish.

Both words in one sentence

  • Film / X-Men Film Series He is half-British, half-American,note his American descent is confirmed in X-Men: Apocalypse when he mentions his grandfather planting a tree on the Westchester estate and his speech pattern was influenced by his posh English mother.
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