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]
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
- Destroyed or damaged by rot.
- past of rot