Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Spanish translation of “deteriorate”

See all translations

deteriorate

verb /diˈtiəriəreit/
to grow worse
deteriorar(se)
His health has deteriorated recently.
deterioration noun
deterioro
the deterioration of the economy.
Translations of “deteriorate”
in Korean 악화하다…
in Arabic يَتدَهوَر…
in French (se) détériorer…
in Italian deteriorare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 惡化,變壞…
in Russian ухудшаться…
in Turkish bozulmak, kötülemek, kötüye gitmek…
in Polish pogarszać się…
in Portuguese deteriorar, decair…
in German verschlechtern…
in Catalan deteriorar-se…
in Japanese ~が悪化する, ~を悪化させる…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恶化,变坏…
(Definition of deteriorate from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “deteriorate” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

cold snap

a short period of cold weather

Word of the Day

Cleavage proves divisive in Cambridge’s words of 2014

by Alastair Horne,
December 19, 2014
​​​​ Other dictionaries may choose faddish novelties as their words of the year, but here at Cambridge, we like to do something different. We look for the words that have seen sudden surges in searches over the course of the year – words that have been baffling users of English and driven them

Read More 

cinderella surgery noun

December 15, 2014
cosmetic surgery to the feet We have all heard of people having nose jobs, boob jobs and liposuction – but now a new trend growing in popularity in America: Cinderella surgery.

Read More