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deteriorate

US [dɪˈtɪriəreɪt]
UK [dɪˈtɪəriəreɪt]
  • v.退化;变质;败坏(风俗);降低(品质等)
  • Web恶化;变坏;使恶化
Past Participle:deteriorated  Present Participle:deteriorating  Simple Present:deteriorates  
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1.
变坏;恶化;退化to become worse
Her health deteriorated rapidly, and she died shortly afterwards.
她的健康状况急剧恶化,不久便去世了。
deteriorating weather conditions
不断恶化的天气状况
The discussion quickly deteriorated into an angry argument.
这场讨论迅速演变成愤怒的争吵。

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