decay

Decay vs Decomposed - What's the difference?

decay | decomposed |


As verbs the difference between decay and decomposed

is that decay is to deteriorate, to get worse, to lose strength or health, to decline in quality while decomposed is (decompose).

As a noun decay

is the process or result of being gradually decomposed.

Backslide vs Decay - What's the difference?

backslide | decay |


As verbs the difference between backslide and decay

is that backslide is to regress; to slip backwards or revert to a previous, worse state while decay is to deteriorate, to get worse, to lose strength or health, to decline in quality.

As a noun decay is

the process or result of being gradually decomposed.

Decay vs Flourish - What's the difference?

decay | flourish |


In lang=en terms the difference between decay and flourish

is that decay is to cause to rot or deteriorate while flourish is to execute an irregular or fanciful strain of music, by way of ornament or prelude.

As nouns the difference between decay and flourish

is that decay is the process or result of being gradually decomposed while flourish is a dramatic gesture such as the waving of a flag.

As verbs the difference between decay and flourish

is that decay is to deteriorate, to get worse, to lose strength or health, to decline in quality while flourish is to thrive or grow well.

Decay vs Phaseout - What's the difference?

decay | phaseout |


As nouns the difference between decay and phaseout

is that decay is the process or result of being gradually decomposed while phaseout is the action of phasing out; an incremental removal or reduction.

As a verb decay

is to deteriorate, to get worse, to lose strength or health, to decline in quality.

Decay vs Destruction - What's the difference?

decay | destruction |


As nouns the difference between decay and destruction

is that decay is the process or result of being gradually decomposed while destruction is the act of destroying.

As a verb decay

is to deteriorate, to get worse, to lose strength or health, to decline in quality.

Necrosis vs Decay - What's the difference?

necrosis | decay |


As nouns the difference between necrosis and decay

is that necrosis is (pathology) the localized death of cells or tissues through injury, disease, or the interruption of blood supply while decay is the process or result of being gradually decomposed.

As a verb decay is

to deteriorate, to get worse, to lose strength or health, to decline in quality.

Console vs Decay - What's the difference?

console | decay |


As verbs the difference between console and decay

is that console is while decay is to deteriorate, to get worse, to lose strength or health, to decline in quality.

As a noun decay is

the process or result of being gradually decomposed.

Intolerable vs Decay - What's the difference?

intolerable | decay |


As an adjective intolerable

is intolerable.

As a noun decay is

the process or result of being gradually decomposed.

As a verb decay is

to deteriorate, to get worse, to lose strength or health, to decline in quality.

Decay vs Atrophy - What's the difference?

decay | atrophy |


In lang=en terms the difference between decay and atrophy

is that decay is to cause to rot or deteriorate while atrophy is to cause to waste away or become abortive; to starve or weaken.

As nouns the difference between decay and atrophy

is that decay is the process or result of being gradually decomposed while atrophy is (pathology) a reduction in the functionality of an organ caused by disease, injury or lack of use.

As verbs the difference between decay and atrophy

is that decay is to deteriorate, to get worse, to lose strength or health, to decline in quality while atrophy is to wither or waste away.

Decay vs Addle - What's the difference?

decay | addle |


As nouns the difference between decay and addle

is that decay is the process or result of being gradually decomposed while addle is (obsolete) liquid filth; mire or addle can be a foolish or dull-witted fellow.

As verbs the difference between decay and addle

is that decay is to deteriorate, to get worse, to lose strength or health, to decline in quality while addle is (provincial|northern england) to earn, earn by labor; earn money or one's living — or addle can be to make addle; to grow addle; to muddle; as, he addled his brain.

As an adjective addle is

having lost the power of development, and become rotten, as eggs; putrid.

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