What are the antonyms for ASCENT?

Synonyms for ASCENT

Usage Examples for ASCENT

  1. About ten o'clock they reached the foot of the mountain; and after a short rest at the hotel, began the three- mile ascent in high spirits. - "Spinning-Wheel Stories" by Louisa May Alcott
  2. We did not climb the foot- hill by the trail which the Mexican had used, but took a long, slow ascent far round to the left. - "The Young Forester" by Zane Grey