Dictionary Results for descend


1. descend - verb

· move downward and lower, but not necessarily all the way; "The temperature is going down"; "The barometer is falling"; "The curtain fell on the diva"; "Her hand went up and then fell again"

Synonym(s): fall, go_down, come_down

Hypernym(s): travel, go, move, locomote

Antonym(s): ascend




2. descend - verb

· come from; be connected by a relationship of blood, for example; "She was descended from an old Italian noble family"; "he comes from humble origins"

Synonym(s): derive, come




3. descend - verb

· do something that one considers to be below one's dignity

Synonym(s): condescend, deign

Hypernym(s): act, move




4. descend - verb

· come as if by falling; "Night fell"; "Silence fell"

Synonym(s): fall, settle

Hypernym(s): come





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