AskDefine | Define rotted

Dictionary Definition

rot

Noun

1 decay usually accompanied by an offensive odor [syn: putrefaction]
2 (biology) decaying caused by bacterial or fungal action [syn: decomposition, rotting, putrefaction]
3 unacceptable behavior (especially ludicrously false statements) [syn: bunk, bunkum, buncombe, guff, hogwash]

Verb

1 break down; "The bodies decomposed in the heat" [syn: decompose, molder, moulder]
2 waste away; "Political prisoners are wasting away in many prisons all over the world" [syn: waste] [also: rotting, rotted]rotted adj : damaged by decay; hence unsound and useless; "rotten floor boards"; "rotted beams"; "a decayed foundation" [syn: decayed, rotten]rotted See rot

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English

Adjective

  1. Destroyed or damaged by rot.

Synonyms

Verb

rotted
  1. past of rot
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