Bedeutung von "decline" Essential amerikanisches Englisch Wörterbuch


verb us /dɪˈklɑɪn/

formal If you decline something, you refuse it politely:

I invited him to the meeting but he declined.

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

Sales of CDs have declined steadily.

(Definition von "decline verb" von Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)