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Synonyms of 'subside'

(verb) 
Definition
to become less loud, excited, or violent
The pain had subsided during the night.
Synonyms
decrease
Population growth is decreasing each year.
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diminish
The threat of war has diminished.
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lessen
Keep immunisations up to date to lessen the risk of serious illness.
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ease
The heavy snow had eased a little.
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moderate
The crisis has moderated somewhat.
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dwindle
The factory's workforce has dwindled.
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wane
His interest in art to wane.
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recede
The illness began to recede.
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abate
The storms soon abated.
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let up
The rain had let up.
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peter out
The strike seemed to be petering out.
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slacken
Inflationary pressures continued to slacken last month.
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melt away
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level off
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Opposites
(verb) 
Definition
(of the surface of the earth) to cave in
Does that mean that the whole house is subsiding?
Synonyms
collapse
A section of the Bay Bridge had collapsed.
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sink
Kate laughed, and sank down again to her seat.
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cave in
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drop
She looked about to drop.
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lower
They lowered the boat into the water.
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settle
Once its impurities had settled, the oil could be graded.
(verb) 
Definition
to sink to a lower level
Local officials say the flood waters have subsided.
Synonyms
drop
The ground dropped away steeply.
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fall
Her weight fell to under seven stone.
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decline
a declining birth rate
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ebb
There were occasions when my enthusiasm ebbed.
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descend
Disaster struck as the plane descended through the mist.

Additional synonyms

in the sense of abate
Definition
to make or become less strong
The storms soon abated.
in the sense of de-escalate
Definition
to reduce the intensity of (a problem or situation)
Synonyms
damp down,
take the heat or sting out
in the sense of decline
Definition
to become smaller, weaker, or less important
a declining birth rate

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