Synonyms for rotting
- 1. decomposition, rot, rotting, putrefaction, decay
- usage: (biology) the process of decay caused by bacterial or fungal action
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- 1. decompose, rot, molder, moulder, decay
- usage: break down; "The bodies decomposed in the heat"
- 2. waste, rot, devolve, deteriorate, drop, degenerate
- usage: become physically weaker; "Political prisoners are wasting away in many prisons all over the world"