Another word for descent


descent, filiation, line of descent, lineage - the kinship relation between an individual and the individual's progenitors

ancestry, blood, blood line, bloodline, descent, line, line of descent, lineage, origin, parentage, pedigree, stemma, stock - the descendants of one individual

Example:- his entire lineage has been warriors

descent - the act of changing your location in a downward direction

descent, extraction, origin - properties attributable to your ancestry

Example:- he comes from good origins

descent - a movement downward

declension, declination, decline, declivity, descent, downslope, fall - a downward slope or bend

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Source : WordNet