Definition of subside
subsidenceplay \səb-ˈsī-dən(t)s, ˈsəb-sə-dən(t)s\ noun
Examples of subside in a Sentence
The pain will subside in a couple of hours.
After his anger had subsided, he was able to look at things rationally.
We'll have to wait until the wind subsides.
The road will remain closed until the water subsides.
Synonym Discussion of subside
SUBSIDE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of subside for English Language Learners
: to become less strong or intense
: to move down to a lower level
SUBSIDE Defined for Kids
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