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used in The Crystal Shard

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to grow worse; or describing a person or situation that is worse in the sense of deviating from what is socially acceptable
  • He looked resignedly at Bruenor and Regis and shrugged as once again the council degenerated into a shouting match.
    Book 3 — Cryshal-Tirith (6% in)
  • A thick cloud of dust enveloped the heaviest concentrations of fighting; the dizzying clamor of steel grating on steel, swords banging against shields, and the expanding screams of death, agony, and victory degenerated the structured clash into an all out brawl.
    Book 3 — Cryshal-Tirith (88% in)

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