HyperDic: rot

English > 5 senses of the word rot:
VERBchangerot, decompose, molder, moulderbreak down
bodyrot, wastebecome physically weaker
NOUNstaterot, putrefactiona state of decay usually accompanied by an offensive odor
processrot, decomposition, rotting, putrefaction, breakdown(biology) the process of decay caused by bacterial or fungal action
communicationrot, bunk, bunkum, buncombe, guff, hogwashunacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false / false / false statements)
rot > pronunciation
Soundsraa't
Rhymesaforethought ... yacht: 79 rhymes with aat...
English > rot: 5 senses > noun 1, state
MeaningA state of decay usually accompanied by an offensive odor.
Synonymputrefaction
Narrowerputrescence, putridness, rottenness, corruptionIn a state of progressive putrefaction
BroaderdecayAn inferior state resulting from the process of decaying
Spanishpodredumbre, putrefacción
Catalanputrefacció
Verbsrotbreak down
English > rot: 5 senses > noun 2, process
Meaning(biology) the process of decay caused by bacterial or fungal action.
Synonymsdecomposition, rotting, putrefaction, breakdown
Categorybiology, biological scienceThe science that studies living organisms
BroaderdecayThe process of gradually becoming inferior
Spanishdescomposición, podredumbre, pudrición, pudrimiento, putrefacción
Catalandescomposició, podridura, putrefacció
Verbsrotbreak down
English > rot: 5 senses > noun 3, communication
MeaningUnacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false / false / false statements).
Synonymsbunk, bunkum, buncombe, guff, hogwash
Narrowerbullshit, bull, Irish bull, horseshit, shit, crap, dogshitobscene / obscene words for unacceptable behavior
Broaderdrivel, garbageA worthless message
Spanishanimalada, barbaridad, buncombe, burrada, chorrada, chorradas, despropósito, disparate, estupidez, idiotez, majadería, memez, paparruchas, pendejadas
Catalananimalada, bajanada, barrabassada, bestiesa, buncombe, burrada, collonada, despropòsit, disbarat, poca-soltada, rucada
English > rot: 5 senses > verb 1, change
Meaningbreak down.
PatternSomething ----s; Something ----s something
Synonymsdecompose, molder, moulder
Narrowerbiodegradebreak down naturally through the action of biological agents
hangsuspend (meat) in order to get a gamey taste
BroaderdecayUndergo decay or decomposition
Spanishcorromperse, corromper, descomponerse, descomponer, desintegrarse, hacerse polvo, podrir, pudrirse, pudrir
Catalancorrompre's, descompondre's, podrir
Nounsrot, rotting(biology) the process of decay caused by bacterial or fungal action
rota state of decay usually accompanied by an offensive odor
English > rot: 5 senses > verb 2, body
MeaningBecome physically weaker.
PatternSomething ----s
Synonymwaste
Narrowernecrose, gangrene, mortify, sphacelateUndergo necrosis
Broaderdevolve, deteriorate, drop, degenerateGrow worse
Spanishcorromperse, descomponerse, pudrirse
Catalancorrompre's, descompondre's, podrir-se

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