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Synonyms for DESCEND

Usage Examples for DESCEND

  1. But Chloe presently stole softly behind her chair, and, holding up high above her head some glittering object attached to a pretty gold chain, let it gradually descend until it rested upon the open book. - "Elsie Dinsmore" by Martha Finley
  2. For a third reason slumber refused to descend and weigh down her eyelids: on the morrow she was to call upon Dent's mother, and the thought of this call preoccupied her with terror. - "The Mettle of the Pasture" by James Lane Allen