Shrink, grow, full and empty

subside
(v)
sǝb-SIDE
Meaning

settle down; grow quiet

1st Sample Sentence

We stood in a doorway to wait for the storm to subside.

Root

sub (down)#sidere (settle) (Latin)

Synonyms

abate, subside, wane

Antonyms

wax

Mnemonics

imagine there is a violent mob. the police comes to make them settle down. there first dialogue to the mob will be SUB SIDE ho.

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