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decline
dɪ,klaɪn
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Part of Speech(动) verb, (不及物的动) intransitive verb, (名) noun
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(名) As a noun
  1. A downward slope or bend.
  2. A gradual decrease; as of stored charge or current.
  3. Change toward something smaller or lower.
  4. A condition inferior to an earlier condition; a gradual falling off from a better state.
(动) As a verb
  1. Grow worse.
  2. Grow smaller.
  3. Show unwillingness towards.
  4. Inflect for number, gender, case, etc.,.
    • Go down in value.
    • Go down.
    • Refuse to accept.
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