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decadentadjective

uk   us   /ˈdek.ə.dənt/
A decadent ​person or ​group has ​lowmoralstandards: a decadent ​society the decadent ​courtsurrounding the ​kinghumorous Champagne and ​chocolates for ​breakfast - how decadent!
(Definition of decadent from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “decadent”
in Chinese (Simplified) (人或组织)腐朽的, 颓废的, 堕落的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (人或組織)腐朽的, 頹廢的, 墮落的…
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