French translation of 'descending'
in descending order
par ordre décroissant
⇒ In descending order, the results are ...
Voici les résultats dans l'ordre décroissant ...in descending order of importance
par ordre d'importance décroissantein descending order of cost
par ordre de prix décroissants
Example Sentences Including 'descending'
He had grown almost accustomed to shelling, but the familiar rush and scream of a descending bomb brought sweat.In Love and War
Going down in the lift, in the long drop from the 59th floor, Malone felt his spirits descending , too.YESTERDAY'S SHADOW (2002)
A crocodile of teenagers descending , now visible along its length, now segmented.The Only Game
Trends of 'descending'
View usage over:
- (= go down)
- (figurative, = stoop)
to descend to sth
s'abaisser à qchto descend to doing sth
s'abaisser à faire qch
Example Sentences Including 'descend'
There was a ladder, but Burnell felt no great inclination to descend.Somewhere East of Life
And his brain slowly starve and the message from his bulging eyes fade and the cloud descend.Death and Transfiguration
The moment lasted just long enough for an uncomfortable silence to descend between them.TREASON KEEP (2001)
Translation of descending from the Collins English to French Dictionary