decline
Noun
1. (of person, empire) 
a. el declive (M) 
2. (decrease, reduction) 
a. la descenso m, disminución (F) 
to go into declinedecaer, debilitarse
to be on the declineestar en declive
transitive verb
3. (offer, invitation) 
a. declinar 
to decline to do somethingdeclinar hacer algo
4. (grammar) 
a. declinar 
intransitive verb
5. (refuse) 
a. rehusar 
6. (health, influence) 
a. declinar 
to decline in importanceperder importancia
decline [dɪˈklaɪn]
noun
1 (decrease) (in numbers, sales) descenso (m); disminución (f);in de; (in support, interest) disminución (f)
to be on the decline ir disminuyendo
2 (deterioration) decadencia (f); declive (m); deterioro (m); (in standards) descenso (m); declive (m); (Med) debilitamiento (m)
the decline of the Roman Empire la decadencia del Imperio Romano; to fall into decline [+industry, town] entrar en decadencia; entrar en declive; to go into a decline (Med) ir debilitándose
transitive verb
1 (refuse) rehusar; rechazar; declinar (formal)
to decline to do sth rehusar hacer algo; declinar hacer algo (formal)
2 (Ling) declinar
intransitive verb
1 (decrease) [+power, influence] disminuir; (deteriorate) decaer; (in health) debilitarse; decaer
to decline in importance ir perdiendo importancia
2 (refuse) negarse; rehusar
3 (Ling) declinarse

declinar

 
declinar
transitive verb
1. ((gen) &) 
a. to decline 
2. (responsabilidad) 
a. to disclaim 
declinó amablemente la invitaciónhe politely declined the invitation
intransitive verb
3. (día, tarde) 
a. to draw to a close 
4. (fiebre) 
a. to subside, to abate 
5. (economía) 
a. to decline 
su interés por la caza ha declinadohis interest in hunting has declined
declinar
transitive verb
1 (rechazar) [+honor, invitación] to decline; (Jur) to reject
declinamos cualquier responsabilidad we cannot accept responsibility; declinar hacer algo to decline to do sth
2 (Lingüística) to decline
intransitive verb
1 (decaer) to decline; decay
2 [+día] to draw to a close
3 [+terreno] to slope (away o down)
4 (Lingüística) to decline
Verb Conjugations for declinar
Gerund: declinando
Participle: declinado
Indicative
PresentPreteriteImperfectConditionalFuture
yodeclinodeclinédeclinabadeclinaríadeclinaré
declinasdeclinastedeclinabasdeclinaríasdeclinarás
él/ella/Ud.declinadeclinódeclinabadeclinaríadeclinará
nosotrosdeclinamosdeclinamosdeclinábamosdeclinaríamosdeclinaremos
vosotrosdeclináisdeclinasteisdeclinabaisdeclinaríaisdeclinaréis
ellos/ellas/Uds.declinandeclinarondeclinabandeclinaríandeclinarán
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