deteriorate


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to become lower in quality, character, or condition

to become or cause to become rotten or unsound

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Afrim Gashi member of the Initiative Council of the BESA Movement explained the political views of the BESA Movement stressing that "the country deteriorates the interethnic relations".
"The borders have been quiet since 2006 but the situation can deteriorate quickly."
With commercial real estate usually one of the last sectors both to enter a recession and exit one, Moody's expects CMBS performance to continue to deteriorate into 2010 or 2011.
As the beetle infestation continues to spread and trees already dead continue to deteriorate, opportunities to produce primary wood products decline rapidly (9), (10).
"The failing bonding material that has caused all the problems is used right the way along the road so, realistically, it can only be a matter of time before the rest begins to deteriorate and we'll be back where we started."
Asked about the consequences of Britain withdrawing its remaining contingent of 5,500 troops, he said: "The situation will continue to deteriorate."
Until this happens the situation will continue to deteriorate.
As people reach age 30, the neural mechanisms that form memories begin to deteriorate. Some diseases accelerate that decline.
NOT for the first time, part of our rich local history and glorious recreational amenities is left to deteriorate Lightwoods Park is just the latest casualty.
Many business people remain negative about economic prospects for the remainder of the year, and 38 per cent of Irish business people feel that the environment will deteriorate slightly over the next four months, while 15 per cent expect a significant deterioration, the consultants reported.
The labor market is also continuing to deteriorate, with the June jobless rate staying at a record 4.9%, while consumer spending and housing investment remain sluggish.
As neighbors isolate themselves, it becomes more difficult to improve conditions, which have begun to deteriorate. Isolation and alienation characterize the anomic neighborhood, where residents have accepted criminal victimization as a way of life.
As the Nikkei index vacillates and bank assets deteriorate, Japan needs to take a close look at the fundamentals of its financial system.
We need to do that because we want to leave a legacy to our children, and a standard of living that will improve rather than deteriorate. Those two things go hand in hand in an industrialized society.
The confidence index is calculated based on whether consumers expect the economy to ''improve,'' ''improve somewhat,'' ''remain unchanged,'' ''deteriorate somewhat'' or ''deteriorate'' in the coming six months with regard to four categories -- livelihood, income growth, employment and willingness to buy durable goods.