Detailed Translations for decay from English to Swedish


to decay verb (decaies, decayed, decaying)

  1. to decay (fall into decay; disintegrate; crumble; )
    förfalla; sönderfalla; falla samman
    • förfalla verb (förfaller, förföll, förfallit)
    • sönderfalla verb (sönderfaller, sönderföll, sönderfallit)
    • falla samman verb (faller samman, föll samman, fallit samman)
  2. to decay (rot; spoil; go bad)
    ruttna; förfalla
    • ruttna verb (ruttnar, ruttnade, ruttnat)
    • förfalla verb (förfaller, förföll, förfallit)
  3. to decay (deteriorate)
    • förfalla verb (förfaller, förföll, förfallit)
  4. to decay (rot; deteriorate; perish; )
    • ruttna verb (ruttnar, ruttnade, ruttnat)
  5. to decay (deteriorate; rot)
    förfalla; ruttna; försämras
    • förfalla verb (förfaller, förföll, förfallit)
    • ruttna verb (ruttnar, ruttnade, ruttnat)
    • försämras verb (försämras, försämrades, försämrats)

Conjugations for decay:

  1. decay
  2. decay
  3. decaies
  4. decay
  5. decay
  6. decay
simple past
  1. decayed
  2. decayed
  3. decayed
  4. decayed
  5. decayed
  6. decayed
present perfect
  1. have decayed
  2. have decayed
  3. has decayed
  4. have decayed
  5. have decayed
  6. have decayed
past continuous
  1. was decaying
  2. were decaying
  3. was decaying
  4. were decaying
  5. were decaying
  6. were decaying
  1. shall decay
  2. will decay
  3. will decay
  4. shall decay
  5. will decay
  6. will decay
continuous present
  1. am decaying
  2. are decaying
  3. is decaying
  4. are decaying
  5. are decaying
  6. are decaying
  1. be decayed
  2. be decayed
  3. be decayed
  4. be decayed
  5. be decayed
  6. be decayed
  1. decay!
  2. let's decay!
  3. decayed
  4. decaying
1. I, 2. you, 3. he/she/it, 4. we, 5. you, 6. they

Translation Matrix for decay:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
försämring decay; deterioration; putrefaction; rotting aggravation; change for the worse; degradation; depravation; deterioration; worsening
korruption corruption; decay; decomposition; degeneracy; degeneration; deterioration bribery; corruption
- decline; decomposition; disintegration; radioactive decay
VerbRelated TranslationsOther Translations
falla samman crumble; decay; disintegrate; fall apart; fall into decay; fall to bits; fall to pieces; go to ruin
förfalla crumble; decay; deteriorate; disintegrate; fall apart; fall into decay; fall to bits; fall to pieces; go bad; go to ruin; rot; spoil be shortcoming; crumble; decline; decrease; dwindle; expire; go thieving; moulder; remove; shrink; take away; wain
försämras decay; deteriorate; rot deteriorate; dwindle; get worse; worsen
ruttna be lost; be wrecked; crash; decay; degenerate; deteriorate; fall into decline; go bad; meet an accident; perish; rot; spoil be in a state of decomposition; rot
sönderfalla crumble; decay; disintegrate; fall apart; fall into decay; fall to bits; fall to pieces; go to ruin
- crumble; decompose; dilapidate; disintegrate
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
förgängelse decay; dissolution
förmultning decay; mouldering
förruttna decay; decompose; putrefy; rot
lägervall decay; waste
multnad decay; rot
murkna become rotten; decay; get rotten
ModifierRelated TranslationsOther Translations
ruttna corrupt; degenerate; depraved; perverted; putrefied; rotten

Related Words for "decay":

Synonyms for "decay":

Related Definitions for "decay":

  1. the organic phenomenon of rotting1
  2. a gradual decrease; as of stored charge or current1
  3. the process of gradually becoming inferior1
  4. the spontaneous disintegration of a radioactive substance along with the emission of ionizing radiation1
  5. an inferior state resulting from the process of decaying1
    • the corpse was in an advanced state of decay1
    • the house had fallen into a serious state of decay and disrepair1
  6. fall into decay or ruin1
    • The unoccupied house started to decay1
  7. lose a stored charge, magnetic flux, or current1
  8. undergo decay or decomposition1
    • The body started to decay and needed to be cremated1

Wiktionary Translations for decay:

  1. -
  2. rot
  3. deteriorate
  1. process or result of being gradually decomposed

Cross Translation:
decay motighet tegenspoed — ongeluk, onfortuinlijk
decay förfall Verfall — allmähliche Zerstörung von Gebäuden oder Gegenständen (auf Grund des Alters, mangelnder Pflege...)
decay förödmjukelse abaissementaction d’abaisser, de s’abaisser, ou résultat de cette action.

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