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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Go on as the lane narrows to a path and descend to the road, cross and bear right along a single drive past Goodbrook Stables.
8 : to sink in dignity or respectability : stoop <I never thought they would descend to cheating.
When the things that descend from the Divine Treasures to the isthmus and imaginal world and then to the natural and physical world are compared to their ideas and realities in the higher worlds, it becomes apparent that the distinctions are not two-sided ones and the differences are not ones resulting from separation.
Just after passing the main entrance to the large house turn right and descend into the trees.
As a team, discuss ways to improve the chute so that it descends slower, or stays upright.
With squats, slowly descend, counting 5 seconds until parallel.
I was the lead at 8,000 feet and was preparing to descend to join course rules home from the training area.
Had it succeeded, we might have seen millions of tightfisted air travelers descend on Washington to demand a tax amnesty for embattled Priceline.
At the second site, one used the ramp or steps to descend to a department store on a lower level; the entrances at both the top and bottom were located differently and the proximity of other stores also differed.
In the March 2016 article, "IFR Around the World," Wolf Schroen writes that the procedure for descending in non-radar environments is to "stay above the MSA and descend in the hold.
Cabin crew smashed their heads on the ceiling and passengers were terrified as the emergency avoidance system gave the command "descend, descend, descend".
Pass the house (Bryn y Fawnog) on the right and at a yellow marker on the left descend through woods, cross a forest road and continue to a metal led road.
After hiking in, we spent the next day learning mountaineering skills: how to climb and descend snowfields and how to use an ice ax, crampons and ropes.