descida

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Descer +‎ -ida, from Old Portuguese decer.

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Noun[edit]

descida f (plural descidas)

  1. decline (a downward slope)
    O carro acelerou na descida.The car accelerated in the decline.
    Synonym: declive
    Antonyms: aclive, subida
  2. descent (instance of descending, going down)
    A descida foi difícil para os alpinistas.The descent was difficult for the climbers.
    Synonym: descimento
    Antonyms: ascenção, subida, subimento
  3. an instance of a value becoming smaller
    Ocorreu uma descida nos preços.A lowering of prices occurred.
    Synonyms: baixa, diminuição
    Antonym: subida

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Verb[edit]

descida

  1. feminine singular past participle of descer