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Spanish translation of “subside”


verb /səbˈsaid/
(of land , streets , buildings etc) to sink lower
hundirse ; ceder
When a building starts to subside, cracks usually appear in the walls .
(of floods ) to become lower and withdraw
bajar , decrecer
Gradually the water subsided .
(of a storm , noise or other disturbance ) to become quieter
amainar , calmarse
They stayed anchored in harbour till the wind subsided .
subsidence /ˈsabsidəns, (American) səbˈsaidəns/ noun the process of subsiding
The road has had to be closed because of subsidence.
(Definition of subside from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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