Die Übersetzung von "decline" - Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch


noun [ no plural ] uk /dɪˈklaɪn/ us /dɪˈklɑɪn/

a reduction in the amount, importance, quality, or strength of something

a steady decline in sales
verb uk /dɪˈklaɪn/ us /dɪˈklɑɪn/ present participle declining, past tense and past participle declined

to become less in amount, importance, quality, or strength

Sales of CDs have declined steadily.

formal If you decline something, you refuse it politely.

I invited him to the meeting but he declined.

(Die Übersetzung von "decline" von Cambridge Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


verb /diˈklain/

(formal ) to say ’no’ to (an invitation etc); to refuse

rehusar, rechazar
We declined his offer of a lift.

(formal ) to become less strong or less good etc

His health has declined recently
Our profits have temporarily declined.

(Die Übersetzung von "decline" von PASSWORT Englisch-Spanisch-Wörterbuch © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)