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1. decadent

adjective. ['ˈdɛkədənt'] marked by excessive self-indulgence and moral decay.

Synonyms

  • effete

Antonyms

  • abstemious
  • unpermissive

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Words that Rhyme with Decadent

  • abandonment
  • abatement
  • aberrant
  • abhorrent
  • abortifacient
  • abridgement
  • absent
  • absorbent
  • abstinent
  • abundant
  • accelerant
  • accident
  • accompaniment
  • accompaniment
  • accomplishment
  • accountant
  • accouterment
  • accoutrement
  • achievement
  • acknowledgement

How do you spell decadent? Is it decadant ?

A common misspelling of decadent is decadant

Example sentences of the word decadent


1. Noun, singular or mass
The decadent treat is finished off with a white chocolate topping.

2. Adjective
This recipe may be easy to prepare but will transform your breakfast into a decadent event.

Quotes containing the word decadent


1. The decadent international but individualistic capitalism in the hands of which we found ourselves after the war is not a success. It is not intelligent. It is not beautiful. It is not just. It is not virtuous. And it doesn't deliver the goods.
- John Maynard Keynes

2. decadent

noun. ['ˈdɛkədənt'] a person who has fallen into a decadent state (morally or artistically).

Antonyms

  • unfavorable
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