What is another word for Descended?

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Pronunciation:

[ dɪsˈɛndɪd], [ dɪsˈɛndɪd], [ d_ɪ_s_ˈɛ_n_d_ɪ_d]

Descended is a verb that means going or coming down from a higher place to a lower one. There are several synonyms that can be used in place of descended, including lowered, dropped, fell, sank, descended upon, touched down and landed. When one walks downstairs, they descend. An elevator descends from the top floor to the ground floor. If someone falls from a great height, they descend very quickly. Descended can also be used in a metaphorical sense, such as "the family's credibility descended after the scandal." Synonyms for this include diminished, declined, deteriorated or worsened.

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