e-tutor.com - Online tutoring, learning, and homeschooling resources      Home    Enroll    Tour    Contact Us    Graphing Calculator         Dictionary Home    Index    About   

Definition of 'degenerate'

You searched for degenerating


  1. a person whose behavior deviates from what is acceptable especially in sexual behavior
       Synonyms: pervert deviant deviate


  1. grow worse; "Her condition deteriorated"; "Conditions in the slums degenerated"; "The discussion devolved into a shouting match"
       Synonyms: devolve deteriorate drop
       Antonyms: recuperate recover convalesce


  1. unrestrained by convention or morality; "Congreve draws a debauched aristocratic society"; "deplorably dissipated and degraded"; "riotous living"; "fast women"
       Synonyms: debauched degraded dissipated dissolute libertine profligate riotous fast

Get this dictionary without ads as part of the e-Tutor Virtual Learning Program.