Disimprove Dis`im*prove", v. i. To grow worse; to deteriorate. [1913 Webster]

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  • Disimprove — Dis im*prove , v. t. To make worse; the opposite of improve. [R.] Jer. Taylor. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • disimprove — verb a) to make something worse b) to deteriorate …   Wiktionary

  • disimprove — dis·improve …   English syllables

  • disimprove — …   Useful english dictionary

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  • degenerate — Synonyms and related words: abandoned, adulterate, alloy, alter, altered, ameliorate, apostate, apostatize, backslide, backslider, bad egg, bad lot, base, be changed, be converted into, be renewed, better, black sheep, bottom out, break, canker,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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  • deteriorate — Synonyms and related words: agent provocateur, aggravate, alter, ameliorate, amplify, annoy, augment, be changed, be converted into, be renewed, bottom out, break, build up, change, checker, chop, chop and change, come about, come around, come… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • disintegrate — Synonyms and related words: ablate, abrade, atomize, beat, bite the dust, blow to pieces, blow up, brain, bray, break, break down, break open, break to pieces, break up, brecciate, bring down, burn to death, burst, canker, carry away, cave in,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • fall back — Synonyms and related words: avoid, back, back down, back out, back up, backslide, beat a retreat, blench, blink, come after, come last, cringe, degenerate, deteriorate, disengage, disimprove, dodge, draw back, draw off, duck, evade, fade, fall,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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