} Atrophy: In a Sentence - Words in Sentences

Atrophy: In Sentences

Definition: to weaken in ability or function

Part of Speech: Verb

Synonym(s): crumble, worsen, decline

Antonym(s): improve, better

Example Sentences:


1. My once lively father began to atrophy when cancer left him bedridden.


2. Studies show that without exercise the muscles atrophy and become weak.


3. The gang’s hold on the neighborhood began to atrophy when its leader was arrested.

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