descend to - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theydescend to
he/she/itdescends to
present participledescending to
past tensedescended to
past participledescended to
  1. descend to (doing) something to start behaving in a bad way

    She won’t descend to using that kind of language.

See also main entry: descend