Definitions for subsidesəbˈsaɪd
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
to sink to a low or lower level.
to become quiet, less active, or less violent; abate.
to sink or fall to the bottom, as sediment; settle; precipitate.
Origin of subside:
1640–50; < L subsīdere=sub-sub - +sīdere to sit, settle; akin to sedēre to be seated; see sit
sub•sid•encesəbˈsaɪd ns, ˈsʌb sɪ dns(n.)
wear off or die down
"The pain subsided"
sink to a lower level or form a depression
"the valleys subside"
sink down or precipitate
"the mud subsides when the waters become calm"
descend into or as if into some soft substance or place
"He sank into bed"; "She subsided into the chair"
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
to become less strong
The fighting/noise/wind finally subsided.
to become lower
as the flood water subsided
To sink or fall to the bottom; to settle, as lees.
To tend downward; to become lower; to descend; to sink.
To fall into a state of quiet; to cease to rage; to be calmed; to settle down; to become tranquil; to abate.
to sink or fall to the bottom; to settle, as lees
to tend downward; to become lower; to descend; to sink
to fall into a state of quiet; to cease to rage; to be calmed; to settle down; to become tranquil; to abate; as, the sea subsides; the tumults of war will subside; the fever has subsided
Translations for subside
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
(of land, streets, buildings etc) to sink lower
When a building starts to subside, cracks usually appear in the walls.
- يهْبُط، يَنْخَفِضArabic
- cederPortuguese (BR)
- sesedat seCzech
- sich senkenGerman
- παθαίνω καθίζηση, βουλιάζωGreek
- hundirse; cederSpanish
- نشست كردنFarsi
- धंसना, धंस जाना, धसकनाHindi
- uleknuti se, utonutiCroatian
- grimzti, smegti, nusėstiLithuanian
- sēsties; kristies; iegrimtLatvian
- mula turunMalay
- synke ned, sette segNorwegian
- نشست كردنPersian
- a se scufundaRomanian
- sadnúť, klesnúťSlovak
- pogrezati seSlovenian
- slegati seSerbian
- sjunka, sätta sigSwedish
- çökmek, batmakTurkish
- (土地等)下沈Chinese (Trad.)
- دھنس جاناUrdu
- lún xuốngVietnamese
- （土地等）下沉Chinese (Simp.)
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