To better see all uses of the word
descend
in
Anna Karenina
please enable javascript.

descend
Used In
Anna Karenina
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • No! now I won’t descend to that.
  • How often during those eight years of happy life with his wife Alexey Alexandrovitch had looked at other men’s faithless wives and other deceived husbands and asked himself: "How can people descend to that? how is it they don’t put an end to such a hideous position?"
  • The prince’s manner of treating the very people who, to Vronsky’s surprise, were ready to descend to any depths to provide him with Russian amusements, was contemptuous.

  • There are no more uses of "descend" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • We saw the rocket descend.
  • The path descends to the bottom of the mountain.

  • Go to more samples
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading