subside translate English to Spanish: Cambridge Dictionary
Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Translation of "subside" - English-Spanish dictionary

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
hundimiento
The road has had to be closed because of subsidence.
(Definition of subside from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website
Word of the Day

chestnut

a large tree with leaves divided into five parts and large round nuts that can be eaten

Word of the Day

In London but at the station: prepositions for talking about travel
In London but at the station: prepositions for talking about travel
by Liz Walter,
September 02, 2015
Several readers have asked for information on prepositions, so I will start with a blog post that looks at an area where they are really important: travel. The first thing to remember is that we use to (and not ‘in’) after the verb go: We are going to London. I went to

Read More 

parklet noun
parklet noun
August 31, 2015
a public outdoor space that may be associated with a local business but where anyone can sit Pop-up cafes in NY are what’s actually called parklets in many other places around the country.

Read More