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Definition of Subside


  1. To sink or fall to the bottom; to settle, as lees.
  2. To tend downward; to become lower; to descend; to sink.
  3. 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.

Subside Translations

subside in Dutch is bekoelen, bedaren, luwen
subside in German is sinken
subside in Spanish is menguar
subside in Swedish is sjunka undan