Example sentences for: decaying

How can you use “decaying” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In a carnivalesque reassigning of roles, he hired a model to sweep away the flies from the decaying meat.

  • In many mammals, air drawn into the nose is often highly contaminated with bacteria from fecal material, decaying animal and plant material, and noxious fumes from the environment, all of which attack the olfactory epithelium.

  • Here you will discover a labyrinth of narrow, crooked streets, cobbled alleyways, decaying old houses, former palaces, fish stalls, and bars totally unknown to tourists.

  • The decaying, cream-colored building still exudes a certain haughty, if melancholy, grandeur.

  • In Tanzania, the Express reports on a downside to Dar es Salaam's exploding night life: "decaying social values."

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