Hindi translation of descent
descentPowered by COBUILD /dɪˈsent डिˈसेन्ट्/
Word forms: descents
Definitions and Translations
1. variable noun
A descent is a movement from a higher to a lower level.
⇒ The airliner began its descent.
2. countable noun
A descent is a surface that slopes downwards, for example the side of a steep hill.
3. uncountable noun
You use descent to talk about a person's family background, for example their nationality or social status.
⇒ All the contributors were of African descent.
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Example Sentences Including 'descent'
Arthur struggled not to focus on the droplets --- their fascinating Uh... --- descent.BEHINDLINGS (2002)
Freedom just to act, though... I prepared myself for my descent... I began to forbid analysis.THE KINDEST USE A KNIFE (2002)
The Tony Carlisle story was about a consultant's descent into alcoholism, which really was her specialised subject.JUST BETWEEN US (2002)
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Translation of descent from the Collins English to Hindi Dictionary