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Princeton's WordNet

  1. receding, fadeoutnoun

    a slow or gradual disappearance

  2. receding, recessionadjective

    the act of becoming more distant

  3. receding(a)adjective

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

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  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. Bruno Le Maire:

    Before Biarritz, the threat was real, we were close to getting hit with a tariff on French wine ... After Biarritz the threat has receded, it hasn't been totally lifted but it is receding and it's going to depend on the work we get done with my American counterpart in the coming days.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. Bernie Sanders:

    We are gaining and I think what the polls seem to indicate is Hillary Clinton's support seems to be receding a bit, but we have a long way to go. Joe would be a formidable opponent. I am not sure who politically it would help.

  5. 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.

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    an onerous or difficult concern
    • A. encumbrance
    • B. mitre
    • C. serendipity
    • D. reciprocal

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