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subside

Synonyms of subside in English:

verb

  • 1 wait until the storm subsides
    abate, let up, quiet down, calm, slacken (off), ease (up), relent, die down, recede, lessen, soften, diminish, decline, dwindle, weaken, fade, wane, ebb
    [Antonyms] intensify
  • 2 the floodwaters have subsided
    recede, ebb, fall, go down, get lower, abate
    [Antonyms] rise
  • 3 the volcano is gradually subsiding
    sink, settle, cave in, collapse, crumple, give way
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