descend

descend

descends

descended

descended

descending

Verb
move downward but not necessarily all the way
  • "Real estate prices are coming down"
  • "The temperature is going down"
  • "His family should never hear of the depths to which he had descended"

Synonymer

  • "Chieftainships are said to have descended from father to son"
  • "Olivia descended the stairs"

Synonymer

  • "Dante descended into hell to save his soul and find Beatrice"
  • "Dante descended into hell to save his soul and find Beatrice"
  • "The path descended steeply into the valley"
  • "She was descended from an old Italian noble family"
  • "It's a tradition descending from colonial days"
  • "A feeling of despair descended on us as we looked around"