What is Devolve?
Devolve definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
verb (used with object), deA.volved, deA.volvA.ing.
to transfer or delegate (a duty, responsibility, etc.) to or upon another; pass on.
Obsolete. to cause to roll downward.
verb (used without object), deA.volved, deA.volvA.ing.
to be transferred or passed on from one to another: The responsibility devolved on me.
Archaic. to roll or flow downward.
RELATED WORDSdelegate, pass, worsen, decline, fade, degenerate, fall