decadencia
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decadencia(
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A feminine noun is almost always used with feminine articles and adjectives (e.g. la mujer bonita, la luna llena).
1. (dissipation)
a. decadence
Hay quien piensa que el mundo está sumido en una gran decadencia moral y espiritual.There are those who believe the world to be immersed in deep moral and spiritual decadence.
2. (historical period)
a. decline
La decadencia del imperio comenzó con las invasiones bárbaras.The decline of the empire started with the Barbarian invasions.
3. (decay)
a. decline
La película fue un fracaso de taquilla y su carrera entró en decadencia.The movie was a box office flop, and her career fell into decline.
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decadencia
A noun is a word referring to a person, animal, place, thing, feeling or idea (e.g. man, dog, house).
1. (general)
a. decadence
en decadenciaon the way out
la decadencia del imperiothe decline of the empire
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decadencia
(proceso) decline; decay; (estado) decadence
estar en franca decadencia to be in full decline; caer en decadencia to fall into decline
la tradición religiosa había caído en decadencia como guía de la fe y de la conducta
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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