After all, no one is taught to express themselves like this in school—so where does the rot set in?
Mud-caked cars sat under overpasses for months, like carcasses that refused to rot.
The missing baby's great-grandmother proclaimed, "Casey can rot in hell!"
Below these five rot the carcasses of Just Go With It, Tower Heist, Something Borrowed, and Arthur, to name a few.
“Biofuel” can be made out of anything that will ferment or rot, including digestive system waste products.
Again, this proposition of cutting down drinks to two or three a day is all rot.
Laziness is a rot that consumes the base elements of society.
It is waterproof, rot proof, mildew proof and exceedingly durable.
Martin says that's unsound, and the 'Book of Universal Brotherhood' rot.
If it has not run to seed, then it is cut down and left to rot, the ground being ready again at once for replanting.
Old English rotian "to decay, putrefy," from Proto-Germanic *rutjan (cf. Old Saxon roton, Old Norse rotna, Old Frisian rotia, Middle Dutch roten, Dutch rotten, Old High German rozzen "to rot," German rößen "to steep flax"), from stem *rut-. Related: Rotted; rotting.
early 14c., from rot (v.) or of Scandinavian origin (cf. Icelandic rot, Swedish röta, Danish røde "decay, putrefaction"), from the root of the verb. Slang noun sense of "rubbish, trash" is from 1848.