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Princeton's WordNet

  1. receding, fadeout(noun)

    a slow or gradual disappearance

  2. receding, recession(adj)

    the act of becoming more distant

  3. receding(a)(adj)

    (of a hairline e.g.) moving slowly back

Webster Dictionary

  1. Receding

    of Recede

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of receding in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of receding in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of receding in a Sentence

  1. Alec Young:

    Not only have expectations been receding for a U.S.-China deal but they can't even agree on a date to meet.

  2. Gene McGillian:

    I think it's pretty clear that tightening supplies and receding fears of demand growth is a boost to the market to these five month highs.

  3. Nobuhiko Kuramochi:

    The market is relieved, after it saw some global concerns recently, the Nasdaq's gains and receding geopolitical concerns are also helping investors' risk appetites.

  4. Hiroichi Nishi:

    The previous day's (0.9 percent) rise prompted profit taking before the weekend. Extreme fears over China are receding, but that does not mean that concerns over the Chinese economy have faded.

  5. Shah Kamal:

    With the receding flood waters across the country, there is a possibility of outbreaks of water-borne diseases, that's why we are setting up water treatment plants in the flood-affected areas on a priority basis.

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