deterior

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

dēterior

  1. worse; comparative of *deter

Inflection[edit]

Third declension, comparative variant

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative dēterior dēterius dēteriōrēs dēteriōra
genitive dēteriōris dēteriōrum
dative dēteriōrī dēteriōribus
accusative dēteriōrem dēterius dēteriōrēs dēteriōra
ablative dēteriōre dēteriōribus
vocative dēterior dēterius dēteriōrēs dēteriōra

References[edit]

  • deterior” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • deteriorate”, in The Century Dictionary, New York: The Century Co., 1911