Synonyms and Antonyms of falling apart
to go through decomposition
- The old house was falling apart before the restoration.
breaking down, corrupting, decaying, decomposing, disintegrating, festering, fouling, moldering, molding, perishing [chiefly British], putrefying, rotting, spoiling
souring, turning, turning off [British]
contaminating, defiling, polluting, tainting
addling, curdling, fermenting
crumbling, declining, degenerating, descending, deteriorating, dilapidating, sinking, withering
aging (or ageing), developing, growing, maturing, ripening
refreshing, renewing, restoring
assembling, composing, integrating
ameliorating, bettering, improving, meliorating
to yield to mental or emotional stress
- He fell apart after his wife left.