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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. recede: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. recede: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. recede, recede: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. recede: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. recede: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. recede: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Recede, recede: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. recede: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. recede: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. recede: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. recede: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. recede: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. recede: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. recede: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. recede: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. recede: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. Recede: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. recede: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. recede: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. recede: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  21. recede: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  22. recede: All About Homonyms [home, info]
  23. recede: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. recede: Hutchinson Dictionaries [home, info]
  25. recede: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  26. recede: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  27. recede: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  28. recede: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. recede: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. recede: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. recede: Idioms [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (recede)

verb:  become faint or more distant ("The unhappy memories of her childhood receded as she grew older")
verb:  move back and away from
verb:  retreat
verb:  pull back or move away or backward

▸ Also see receding
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Words similar to recede:   retreat, withdraw, ebb, lose, receded, receding, retire, draw back, drop off, fall back, fall behind, move back, pull away, pull back, more...

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