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Detailed Synonyms for recede in English

recede:

recede verb

  1. recede
    – become faint or more distant 1
    recede
    – become faint or more distant 1
    • recede verb
      • the unhappy memories of her childhood receded as she grew older1
  2. recede
    – retreat 1
    to lose; to fall back; to drop off; to fall behind; recede
    – retreat 1
    • lose verb (loses, lost, losing)
    • fall back verb (falls back, fell back, falling back)
    • drop off verb (drops off, dropped off, dropping off)
    • fall behind verb (falls behind, fell behind, falling behind)
    • recede verb
  3. recede
    – pull back or move away or backward 1
    to withdraw; to retreat; to retire; to pull back; to draw back; recede; move back; pull away
    – pull back or move away or backward 1

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Antonyms for "recede":


Related Definitions for "recede":

  1. become faint or more distant1
    • the unhappy memories of her childhood receded as she grew older1
  2. retreat1
  3. pull back or move away or backward1



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