verbo intransitivo/intransitive verb
- 1.1 [ánimo/fuerzas] to flag; [interés/popularidad] to wane, fall off, diminish ¡que no decaiga! keep it up! el ritmo de trabajo ha decaído considerablemente the work rate has fallen off o/or declined considerably 1.2 [barrio/restaurante] to go downhill; [calidad/popularidad] to decline el prestigio de la compañía ha decaído mucho the company's prestige has declined o/or waned considerably 1.3 [imperio/civilización] to decay, decline 1.4 [enfermo] to deteriorate
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