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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: receding(0.01030 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to receding.
English → English (WordNet)
adj 1: moving toward a position farther from the front; “the
receding glaciers of the last ice age”; “retiring fogs
revealed the rocky coastline” [syn: retiring]
2: (of a hairline e.g.) moving slowly back [syn: receding(a)]
n 1: a slow or gradual disappearance [syn: fadeout]
2: the act of becoming more distant [syn: recession]
English → English (gcide)
Recede \Re*cede"\ (r[-e]*s[=e]d"), v. i. [imp. & p. p.
Receded; p. pr. & vb. n. Receding.] [L. recedere,
recessum; pref. re- re- + cedere to go, to go along: cf. F.
rec['e]der. See Cede.]
1. To move back; to retreat; to withdraw.
Like the hollow roar
Of tides receding from the insulted shore. --Dryden.
All bodies moved circularly endeavor to recede from
the center. --Bentley.
2. To withdraw a claim or pretension; to desist; to
relinquish what had been proposed or asserted; as, to
recede from a demand or proposition.
Syn: To retire; retreat; return; retrograde; withdraw;