Synonyms for (noun) declension

Synonyms: declension

Definition: a class of nouns or pronouns or adjectives in Indo-European languages having the same (or very similar) inflectional forms

Usage: the first declension in Latin

Similar words: class, category, family

Definition: a collection of things sharing a common attribute

Usage: there are two classes of detergents


Synonyms: declension, declination, decline, declivity, descent, downslope, fall

Definition: a downward slope or bend

Similar words: slope, side, incline

Definition: an elevated geological formation

Usage: he climbed the steep slope; the house was built on the side of a mountain


Synonyms: declension, decline in quality, deterioration, worsening

Definition: process of changing to an inferior state

Similar words: decline, diminution

Definition: change toward something smaller or lower


Synonyms: declension

Definition: the inflection of nouns and pronouns and adjectives in Indo-European languages

Similar words: inflection, inflexion

Definition: a change in the form of a word (usually by adding a suffix) to indicate a change in its grammatical function