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DESCENT

'DESCENT' is a 7 letter word starting with D and ending with T

Crossword clues for 'DESCENT'

ClueAnswer

Downward slope (7)DESCENT
Downward move (7)
Downward journey (7)
Journey down (7)
Downward path (7)
Mountain climber's return trip (7)
Way downward (7)

Synonyms, crossword answers and other related words for DESCENT

We hope that the following list of synonyms for the word descent will help you to finish your crossword today. We've arranged the synonyms in length order so that they are easier to find.

3 letter words

DIP - EBB - HUM - KID - ROW - RUN - SET

4 letter words

BANK - BURN - BUZZ - DIVE - DOWN - DROP - DUMP - FALL - FILE - FLOW - FLUX - HANG - HEIR - KIDS - LIMN - LINE - RACE - RAMP - RANK - RISE - ROOT - RUSH - SEED - SEPT - SHOT - SIDE - SONS - STEM - TIER - WANE

5 letter words

ARRAY - BIRTH - BLOOD - BREED - BROOD - CHAIN - CHECK - CHUTE - CLASS - CLIMB - CRASH - CYCLE - DRIFT - DRONE - DYING - FRUIT - GAMUT - GRADE - HEIRS - HOUSE - IMAGE - ISSUE - LAPSE - NEXUS - ORDER - QUEUE - RANGE - ROUND - SCALE - SHAME - SHOOT - SLOPE - SLUMP - STATE - STOCK - STOOP - SWATH - SWOOP - TRAIN - TREND

6 letter words

ASCENT - ATTACK - BRANCH - CAREER - CATENA - COURSE - DEPICT - EBBING - FADING - FAMILY - FLIGHT - IMPACT - IMPART - LAUNCH - ONRUSH - ORIGIN - PHYLUM - PLENUM - PLUNGE - POUNCE - RAPIDS - RECITE - REFLUX - RENDER - REPORT - RISING - SERIES - STIRPS - STRAIN - STREAM - STRING - THREAD - TRAJET

7 letter words

ADVANCE - BACKING - BACKSET - BURNOUT - CASCADE - CEILING - CURRENT - DEBACLE - DECLINE - DESCENT - DUCKING - EXPLAIN - EXPOUND - FAILING - FAILURE - HANGING - INCLINE - LETDOWN - LIFT-OFF - LINEAGE - NARRATE - ONGOING - PASSAGE - PICTURE - PORTRAY - PROGENY - PUT DOWN - PUT-DOWN - RECOUNT - REVERSE - ROUTINE - SETBACK - SETDOWN - SINKING - SOARING - TRAJECT - UNDOING - WINDROW

8 letter words

AIRBURST - ANCESTRY - BLAST OFF - BLAST-OFF - CATARACT - CHAINING - CHILDREN - CLIMBING - COLLAPSE - COMEDOWN - CONSTRUE - DEMOTION - DESCRIBE - DISGRACE - DOWNFALL - DOWNGATE - DOWNHILL - DOWNPOUR - DOWNTURN - DOWNWARD - DRIFTAGE - GRADIENT - IGNITION - LOWERING - MALE LINE - MONOTONE - MOUNTING - PEDIGREE - PENDULUM - PLUNGING - PROGRESS - REHEARSE - REVERSAL - ROTATION - SEQUENCE - SLIPPAGE - SPECTRUM - STERNWAY - TRANSMIT

9 letter words

ABASEMENT - ASCENDING - BLOODLINE - CONCAVITY - CONTINUUM - DECADENCE - DECADENCY - DECLIVITY - DEFLATION - DEFLUXION - DELINEATE - DETRUSION - DOWNGRADE - DOWNTREND - ELUCIDATE - EXEMPLIFY - EXPLICATE - EXTENSION - FILIATION - FOLLOWING - GRADATION - INHERITOR - INTERPRET - OFFSPRING - PARENTAGE - PATERNITY - POSTERITY - REDUCTION - REFLOWING - REFLUENCE - SPEAR SIDE - SUBSIDING - SWORD SIDE - THROWBACK - TREASURES - WATERFALL - YOUNGSTER

10 letter words

CATENATION - CONNECTION - CONTINUITY - DEBASEMENT - DECLENSION - DEGENERACY - DEPRESSION - DERIVATION - DEROGATION - DESCENDANT - DESCENDING - DEVOLUTION - DIMINUTION - DIRECT LINE - EFFETENESS - EXTRACTION - FALLING-OFF - FEMALE LINE - HOLLOWNESS - ILLUSTRATE - INDIAN FILE - INHERITORS - INVOLUTION - LITTLE ONES - LOSS OF TONE - PLUMMETING - PROCESSION - RECURRENCE - REGRESSION - SINGLE FILE - SUCCESSION - TRAJECTORY - YOUNGLINGS - YOUNGSTERS

11 letter words

AFFILIATION - AXIAL MOTION - BACKFLOWING - COMING AFTER - COMMUNICATE - CONSECUTION - DECLINATION - DEFORMATION - DEGRADATION - DEPRAVATION - DESCENDANTS - DISTAFF SIDE - DISTINGUISH - ENDLESS BELT - GRAVITATION - HANGDOG LOOK - HAULING DOWN - HUMILIATION - INCLINATION - PERIODICITY - POWDER TRAIN - PROGRESSION - SEVERE CHECK - SPINDLE SIDE - SUBJUNCTION - SUBMERGENCE - SUFFIXATION - WOODPECKERS

12 letter words

ALTITUDE PEAK - ARTICULATION - CHARACTERIZE - CONTINUATION - DE-ESCALATION - DEGENERATION - DEPRAVEDNESS - DEPRECIATION - DISCOMFITURE - END OF BURNING - ENDLESS ROUND - HUMBLED PRIDE - POSTERIORITY - POSTPOSITION - PROLONGATION - RADIAL MOTION - RANDOM MOTION - RETICULATION - RETROCESSION - UPWARD MOTION - VELOCITY PEAK

13 letter words

ANGULAR MOTION - APPARENTATION - CHAIN REACTION - CONCATENATION - CONSANGUINITY - DETERIORATION - DOWNWARD TREND - EMBARRASSMENT - FORWARD MOTION - GRANDCHILDREN - LINE OF DESCENT - MORTIFICATION - NEW GENERATION - OBLIQUE MOTION - RETROGRESSION - SELF-ABASEMENT - SHAMEFASTNESS

14 letter words

BACKWARD MOTION - COLLECTIVE NOUN - COMMON ANCESTRY - DEGENERATENESS - DOWNWARD MOTION - FAILURE OF NERVE - FLYWHEEL EFFECT - RETROGRADATION - SELF-ABNEGATION - SHAMEFACEDNESS - SIDEWARD MOTION - SUCCESSIVENESS - THRUSTING UNDER

15 letter words

CONSECUTIVENESS - LOGICAL SEQUENCE - ROCKET LAUNCHING

16 letter words

AUTOMATIC CONTROL - BROWNIAN MOVEMENT - DOWNWARD MOBILITY - REVERSE OF FORTUNE - RISING GENERATION - SELF-DIMINISHMENT

17 letter words

HOSTAGES TO FORTUNE - ORDER OF SUCCESSION

18 letter words

GREAT-GRANDCHILDREN

Definition of descent

  • the act of changing your location in a downward direction
  • a movement downward
  • a downward slope or bend
  • the kinship relation between an individual and the individual's progenitors

Anagrams of descent

SCENTED


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