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Antonyms for recede
rɪˈsidre·cede

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  1. recede

    Antonyms:
    approach, advance, flow, proceed

    Synonyms:
    retire, withdraw, retreat, retrograde, return, ebb

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  1. withdraw, retreat, pull away, draw back, recede, pull back, retire, move backverb

    pull back or move away or backward

    "The enemy withdrew"; "The limo pulled away from the curb"

    Antonyms:
    move on, progress, pass on, advance, go on, march on

    Synonyms:
    call in, swallow, sequester, lose, seclude, crawfish out, drop off, retire, crawfish, hit the hay, retreat, take, back away, strike out, back out, put out, take back, hit the sack, pull away, take out, fall back, unsay, turn in, crawl in, bow out, fall behind, draw back, bed, sack out, recall, move back, retrograde, call back, go to sleep, sequestrate, draw, pull in one's horns, take away, go to bed, adjourn, disengage, withdraw, draw off, retract, pull back, kip down, remove

  2. fall back, lose, drop off, fall behind, recedeverb

    retreat

    Antonyms:
    progress, advance, go on, pass on, march on, move on

    Synonyms:
    unload, fall asleep, misplace, lose, draw back, mislay, drop off, retire, withdraw, retreat, turn a loss, lapse, fall away, drift off, dope off, relapse, recidivate, fall back, dawdle, pull away, drop away, recur, fall behind, resort, set down, put down, doze off, move back, nod off, regress, drop, suffer, discharge, miss, drowse off, retrogress, lag, pull back, slip, flake out

  3. recedeverb

    become faint or more distant

    "the unhappy memories of her childhood receded as she grew older"

    Antonyms:
    march on, advance, progress, go on, move on, pass on

    Synonyms:
    pull away, draw back, retreat, fall back, lose, fall behind, withdraw, drop off, move back, retire, pull back

How to use recede in a sentence?

  1. Mississippi Gov. Tate Reeves:

    We don't anticipate the situation to end any time soon. It will be days before we are out of the woods and the water starts to recede.

  2. Lawrence Gillum:

    We expect interest rates to move modestly higher in 2022 based on near-term inflation expectations above historical trends and improving growth expectations once the impact of Covid-19 variants recede.

  3. Karen Ward:

    Oil is a game-changer, as inflation picks up the fear of getting into a Japan-style deflation rut will recede. But underlying growth is still fairly subdued so this rise in oil price won't be leading to any rampant inflationary pressure.

  4. Igor Dmitryuk:

    There will be a lot of standing water as the floods recede which heightens the risk of disease, particularly in urban areas, we need to be vigilant to avert any public health crisis, particularly as further rains are forecast with the start of the monsoon.

  5. Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker:

    They haven't made us grow or recede at all.

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Words popularity by usage frequency

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#1266approach
#1728progress
#1767flow
#1837advance
#5628proceed
#63983recede

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