Meaning of DEGENERATE in English

DEGENERATE

n.

Function: verb

Synonyms: DETERIORATE 1, decline, descend, disimprove, disintegrate, retrograde, rot, sink, worsen

Related Words: corrupt, deprave, vitiate; backslide, lapse; return, revert

Contrasted Words: improve, upgrade; lift, uplift

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.