Sinônimos de rust
a reddish-brown oxide coating formed on iron or steel by the action of oxygen and moisturea decaying tractor, red with rust
a fungal disease of plants which produces a reddish-brown discolorationcanker, rust, mildew or insect attack
to become coated with a layer of rustThe bolt on the door had rusted.
to deteriorate through lack of useIf you rest, you rust.
X-rays are used to prevent fresh food from deteriorating.
Her father's health has declined significantly in recent months.
The work ethic in this country has decayed over the past 30 years.
His career had stagnated.
His muscle atrophied, and he was left lame.
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in the sense of atrophy
to waste awayHis muscle atrophied, and he was left lame.
in the sense of blight
a fungus or insect that causes blight in plantsthe worst year of the potato blight
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