Synonyms of go to the dogs
go to the dogs (informal)
▷ See dog
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degenerateIf you say that someone or something degenerates, you mean that they become worse in some way, for example weaker, lower in quality, or more dangerous.
• He degenerated into drug and alcohol abuse.
deteriorateIf something deteriorates, it becomes worse in some way.
• There are fears that the situation may deteriorate.
declineworsendegeneratefallfaildropslipsinkslideslumpdegradedepreciatego downhillgo to the dogs (informal)go down the tubes (informal)go to potgo to rack and ruinbe the worse for wear (informal)
go to pot
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