Synonyms for (verb) go bad

Synonyms: go bad, spoil

Definition: become unfit for consumption or use

Usage: the meat must be eaten before it spoils

Similar words: decay

Definition: undergo decay or decomposition

Usage: The body started to decay and needed to be cremated


Synonyms: break, break down, die, conk out, go, go bad, give out, give way, fail

Definition: stop operating or functioning

Usage: The engine finally went; The car died on the road; The bus we travelled in broke down on the way to town; The coffee maker broke; The engine failed on the way to town; her eyesight went after the accident

Similar words: change

Definition: undergo a change; become different in essence; losing one's or its original nature

Usage: She changed completely as she grew older; The weather changed last night