decayed : Definition, Usages, News and More
- v lose a stored charge, magnetic flux, or current
- v fall into decay or ruin
- v undergo decay or decomposition
- s damaged by decay; hence unsound and useless
a decayed foundation
- Nor do they come to contemplate the baroque faades of the quarter's gracefully decayed, 17th century haveli, or historic residences.
- After the split, the cosmon decayed into the known universe.
- The deep wealth and class divisions, the decayed infrastructure, the lax civil-engineering management, the depleted city coffers, the lawless depravity, the history of political .
- Mahmoud Ahmadinejad in Indian Muslims
Those who think, that by using such decayed methods as psychological warfare and economic sanctions, they can stop the Iranian nation's progress are mistaken,Ahmadinejad said while delivering a speech at the ceremony, according to RIA Novosti.
- Bob Dole in The Hill
Dole concluded by reading an excerpt from a poem by John Stuart Mill that included the words, "War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things: the decayed and degraded state of moral and patriotic feeling which thinks nothing worth a war, is...
- Mark Funkhouser in Kansas City Star
Funkhouser called the event "a frank discussion about how we can lift up our decayed neighborhoods so that more middle class families move back into our city."