Decadence - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈdekədəns|  American pronunciation of the word decadence
Brit.  |ˈdɛkəd(ə)ns|  British pronunciation of the word decadence

noun

- the state of being degenerate in mental or moral qualities (syn: decadency, degeneracy, degeneration)

Examples

The book condemns the decadence of modern society.

...a symbol of the decadence of their once-mighty civilization...

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