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receding

adjective

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as in regressing, retrogressing

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receding

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Synonyms & Antonyms of receding (Entry 2 of 3)

as in fall, decline

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receding

verb
present participle of recede

Synonyms & Antonyms of receding (Entry 3 of 3)

2 to move back or away (as from something difficult, dangerous, or disagreeable)
  • after the rain stops, the floodwaters should gradually recede

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“Receding.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/receding. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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