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The meaning of Decaying

dɪˈkeɪ

Decaying – definition

adjective

Rotting or decomposing through the action of bacteria and fungi.

Usage examples:

The odour of decaying fish
verb

(of organic matter) rot or decompose through the action of bacteria and fungi.

Usage examples:

The body had begun to decay

Decaying translation into English

Decaying: translate from English into Chinese

Translate decaying into Chinese (Simplified)}
腐朽的, 腐烂, 衰, 腐朽, 衰败, 腐败, 腐, 瞎, 腓

Decaying: translate from English into Dutch

Translate decaying into Dutch}
Rottend, Vervallen, Rotten, Bederven, Verrotten, Afnemen, Achteruitgaan, In verval geraken, Verstikken

Decaying: translate from English into French

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Déclinant, Pourrissement

Decaying: translate from English into German

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Verfallen, Zerfallen, Verwesen, Verfaulen, Faulen, Vermodern, Absterben

Decaying: translate from English into Hindi

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खस्ताहाल, गलने-सडने लगना

Decaying: translate from English into Italian

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Decadendo, Decadere, Decomporsi, Marcire, Deperire, Imputridire, Crollare, Cariarsi, Decomporre, Andare in rovina

Decaying: translate from English into Korean

Translate decaying into Korean}
썩어가는, 쇠하다, 부식하다, 부패하다, 자연 붕괴하다, 부패시키다

Decaying: translate from English into Russian

Translate decaying into Russian}
Разлагающийся, Распадаться, Разлагаться, Разрушаться, Гнить, Загнивать, Портиться, Приходить в упадок, Загнить, Опуститься, Хиреть, Ветшать, Слабеть, Ухудшаться, Угасать, Истлевать

Decaying: translate from English into Spanish

Translate decaying into Spanish}
Decadencia, Decaer, Pudrirse, Deteriorar, Pudrir, Cariarse, Desmoronarse, Arruinarse

Word origin

late Middle English: from Old French decair, based on Latin decidere ‘fall down or off’, from de- ‘from’ + cadere ‘fall’.

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