Muscle Atrophy

  • Meaning – A wasting or decrease in size of a body organ, tissue, or part owing to disease, injury, or lack of use.
  • Synonyms – waste away, dwindle, decline, deteriorate, decay, wither, degenerate.
  • Antonyms –  strengthen, flourish, generate.
  • Usage – 
    • Spinal muscular atrophy is a degenerative condition which is untreatable.
    • If you let your mind stagnate, this talent will atrophy.