deteriorate

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/dɪˈtɪəriəreɪt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/dɪˈtɪriəˌreɪt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(di tērē ə rāt′)

Inflections of 'deteriorate' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
deteriorates
v 3rd person singular
deteriorating
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
deteriorated
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
deteriorated
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

deteriorate
WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: Verb: become worse
Synonyms:
get worse, worsen , decline , decay , regress, degenerate, go downhill (informal), go to pot (slang), go to seed (slang), take a turn for the worse, slide , sink , fade , fall , erode, descend, depreciate, languish, drop , decompose, disintegrate, slip

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