Definitions of degenerate
The word "degenerate" uses 10 letters: adeeeegnrt.
a. - Having become worse than one's kind, or one's former state; having declined in worth; having lost in goodness; deteriorated; degraded; unworthy; base; low. 2
v. i. - To be or grow worse than one's kind, or than one was originally; hence, to be inferior; to grow poorer, meaner, or more vicious; to decline in good qualities; to deteriorate. 2
v. i. - To fall off from the normal quality or the healthy structure of its kind; to become of a lower type. 2
Words formed by adding one letter before or after degenerate (in bold), or to adeeeegnrt in any order:
Shorter words found within degenerate
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