recede


Also found in: Dictionary, Legal, Idioms.
Related to recede: Receding gums
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • verb

Synonyms for recede

Synonyms for recede

to move back or away from a point, limit, or mark

Synonyms for recede

References in periodicals archive ?
A dark line comes forward; a light line recedes, but when using value we state unequivocally that dark recedes and light comes forward.
These schools would be surveyed for damage assessment when water would recede completely and the development will also pave the way for resumption of educational activities, officials said.
Weather report: General status: Snow storm which dominated over the Mediterranean Eastern basin during the past few days recedes.
Vigorous, abrasive tooth brushing along the margins of the gums, particularly in a horizontal direction with a hard toothbrush, may also cause the gums to recede.
While many low- lying areas remained submerged, flood officials said the river's water should recede substantially on Monday.
NNA - Beirut International Airport Based Meteorology Department forecasted the weather to gradually recede starting from tomorrow night.
This warm water may have caused the ice on which the calves were resting to recede north toward the much-deeper Arctic Ocean.
Dr Miriam says: I think you should see your dentist, because when the gums recede teeth may eventually become loose and in severe cases they may even have to be extracted.
Tokyo stocks rise as yen weakens, euro worries recede
The barbell rubs against the gums, making them recede, he explains.
Loeb realized that in a revved-up universe, galaxies eventually would recede from each other at faster than the speed of light.
A hairy experience: Karl Malone for years has watched his scoring average increase and his hairline recede.
As we recede into the deep perspectival space of the painting, we travel back in time.
currency is expected to remain bearish relative to the yen as speculation of an early interest rate hike by the Fed is expected to recede further after the FOMC meeting because the Fed is unlikely to send a clear signal for credit tightening in August in a statement due out next Wednesday.
Men's hairlines recede between the ages of 18 and 30 if it's going to happen and Ronan could be experiencing that.