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wind down

phrasal verb with wind uk   us   /waɪnd/ verb (wound, wound)
to gradually relax after doing something that has made you tired or worried: When he goes on holiday, it takes him the first couple of days just to wind down.
Translations of “wind down”
in Chinese (Traditional) (勞累或擔心之後)放鬆下來…
in Russian отдыхать, расслабляться…
in Turkish kafa dinlemek, dinlenmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) (劳累或担心之后)放松下来…
in Polish odprężać się…
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