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English definition of “subside”

subside

verb [I] (BECOME WEAKER)   /səbˈsɑɪd/
(of a condition ) to become less strong , or (of an activity or disagreement ) to become less violent : When her pain didn’t subside, Matt drove her to the hospital . Friction between the groups subsided gradually .
(Definition of subside verb (BECOME WEAKER) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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