Synonyms for Declined:
Deteriorated, dilapidated, atrophied, putrefied, decayed, downgraded, corrupt, retrogressed, degenerate.
repudiated, disinclined, Renounced, dismissed, Refused, rejected, Denied, Repulsed.
grew old, mellowed, developed, matured, Deteriorated, seasoned, grown old, Lasted, Endured, ripened, aged.
Dodged, Recoiled, sidestepped, Eluded, Skipped, Shunned, Abstained, shrunk, Avoided, Circumvented, Evaded, escaped, bypassed, Ducked, Shrank, Shirked, Averted.
fallen down, Descended, nose-dived, come down, fell down, Tumbled, Toppled, plummeted, lowered, Plunged, came down, settled, dropped.
Degenerated, slumped, lapsed, wilted, fell apart, Reverted, Waned, sunk, faded, worsened, got worse, Relapsed, Slipped, fallen apart, Ebbed, gone downhill, withered, mouldered, Regressed, gotten worse, went downhill, Slid, collapsed, tergiversated, Sank.
recessed, backslid, Returned.
Usage examples for Declined
They declined to do that. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009