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Synonyms for descend

go down

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be descended from

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  • originate from
  • derive from
  • spring from
  • proceed from
  • issue from
  • be a descendant of

descend on something or someone

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descend to something

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Synonyms for descend

to move downward in response to gravity

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to slope downward

to have hereditary derivation

to bring oneself down to a lower level of behavior

to become lower in quality, character, or condition

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The shares are well beneath their 10-week and 20-week moving averages, thanks to acute weakness over the past few weeks, but it is descending upon the 14 level, which contained pullbacks in July 2002 and February 2003 and may again protect the stock's proverbial bottom from absolutely falling out.
WITH the Brave New World of health care rapidly descending upon us, picture the future of medical practice: a physician's assistant - a technician with a two-year college degree - desperately seeking help from a doctor but only finding a nurse practitioner for medical advice.
In today's session, call players are descending upon the August 70 and 75 calls, trading a total of more than 15,000 contracts between these two front-month positions.
MRK shares have been on a technical roller-coaster rise of late and are currently descending upon their latest trough in the 44 area.
The stock may, however, be descending upon technical support in the form of the 34 mark.
Termites are an all-too-familiar sight to millions of American homeowners, but never have they seen one as large as the 20-feet high, 60-feet long inflatable termite that will be descending upon 21 cities as the Towering Termite Tour swarms coast to coast this spring.
The shares appear to be running into short-term resistance in the 19 area, while more staunch resistance is descending upon MAT in the form of its 10-month moving average.