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Adjective subsiding has 1 sense
  1. abating, subsiding - decreasing in amount or intensity
    Antonym: increasing (indirect, via decreasing)
Noun subsiding has 1 sense
  1. settling, subsiding, subsidence - a gradual sinking to a lower level
    --1 is a kind of sinking
    Derived form: verb subside2
Verb subside has 4 senses
  1. subside, lessen - wear off or die down; "The pain subsided"
    --1 is one way to weaken
    Derived form: noun subsidence1
    Sample sentence:
    The water subsides
  2. subside - sink to a lower level or form a depression; "the valleys subside"
    --2 is one way to
    dip, sink
    Derived forms: noun subsiding1, noun subsidence3, noun subsidence2
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  3. subside, settle - sink down or precipitate; "the mud subsides when the waters become calm"
    --3 is one way to sink, settle, go down, go under
    Sample sentence:
    Something ----s
  4. sink, subside - descend into or as if into some soft substance or place; "He sank into bed"; "She subsided into the chair"
    --4 is one way to descend, fall, go down, come down
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s somebody PP
    Somebody ----s something PP
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