descend


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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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If a boy's testicles fail to descend, many surgeons recommend operating before the age of two.
Descend a short distance then turn left up a bank through a wooden kissing gate into a grass field and join the Greensands Way.
As a result, the Department declines to acknowledge the petitioner as an Indian tribe because the evidence does not show that the membership descends from a historical Indian tribe as required by Criterion 83.7(e).
Hachitani's direction to Flight 907 to descend and Ms.
The controllers reportedly instructed the British Airways aircraft to descend from 16,800 feet to 16,500 feet and the collision avoidance system was triggered.
Do we long for the Spirit to descend upon all God's people or tear ourselves apart from those who cause us to fall?
Now, the things that descend from the dominion (malakut) to the kingdom (mulk) are in a similar situation.
Meanwhile, the other two Hornets had good radar pictures and began to descend.
This allows the probe to descend through the atmosphere slowly and start collecting data.
As we climb over or descend into impossible obstacles, the Range Rover cheerfully takes charge.
It's too easy to descend into pointless lobbing of ancient shibboleths: "Marketers are polluting the Holy Graft of Education," or "Faculty members are inbred, move too slowly and resist change." One need only look at the critical response to Kirp to date to see evidence of this knee-jerk reaction.
If this fails, Bolivia could suffer a crushing collapse of its fledgling democracy and descend into chaos.
For squats, slowly descend to parallel, come up a quarter way 7 times; ascend to upright position and immediately lower a quarter way 7 times; then, immediately descend to parallel and do full squats 7 times (7 x 3 = 21, that is the 21s style).
The sky was covered with clouds, but at least you could do high work or descend below the ceiling and do landing-pattern work.