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  1. Descended

    of Descend

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of descended in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of descended in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of descended in a Sentence

  1. Edward Fine:

    The woman who gave me the wet paper towel as we descended the stairs and which I later used to breathe through; the firefighters who were ascending the stairs as we were descending; the Catholic priest who put his hand on my shoulder and prayed for us as we lay on the street being covered by dust and debris, then there was the bus driver who took us uptown… those people all come to my mind.

  2. Dwight D. Eisenhower:

    Here in America we are descended in blood and in spirit from revolutionists and rebels - men and women who dare to dissent from accepted doctrine. As their heirs, we may never confuse honest dissent with disloyal subversion.

  3. H.L. Mencken:

    It is even harder for the average ape to believe that he has descended from man.

  4. Dwight D Eisenhower:

    Here in America we are descended in blood and in spirit from revolutionists and rebels - men and women who dare to dissent from accepted doctrine. As their heirs, may we never confuse honest dissent with disloyal subversion.

  5. Ricky Wright:

    I fished with my father ever since I've been seven or eight, it passes down because it's just a natural thing for us -- my parents did it, I'm quite sure my parents' parents did it, and it just descended down.

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    an utterance expressing pain or disapproval
    • A. moan
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