Usage examples for decays

  1. 466 Literature decays only as men become more and more corrupt. – Maxims and Reflections by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
  2. Wood light, soft, close- grained, not strong, checks badly in drying, decays quickly, not durable in contact with the soil, takes a good polish. – Seasoning of Wood by Joseph B. Wagner
  3. Of the 'blown away part' which decays in a few days or weeks? – The Life Everlasting: A Reality of Romance by Marie Corelli