declined (n.) Old form(s): declin'd
vanquished person, someone brought down
TC III.iii.76[Achilles to Patroclus] What the declined is, / He shall as soon read in the eyes of others / As feel in his own fall
TC IV.v.189[Nestor to Hector, of Hector's sword] Not letting it decline on the declined
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