Synonyms and Antonyms of receded
- the sound of sirens receded as the fire engines roared off into the distance
abated, declined, decreased, de-escalated, died (away or down or out), diminished, drained (away), dropped (off), dwindled, eased, ebbed, fell, fell away, lessened, let up, lowered, moderated, palled, phased down, ratcheted (down) also racheted (down) , relented, remitted, shrank (or shrunk), subsided, tapered, tapered off, waned
- after the rain stops, the floodwaters should gradually recede
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