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Past tense for go or move back or further away from a previous position
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“She stood perfectly still, listening to his footsteps recede down the hall.”
Faded into the distance
(of a quality, feeling, or possibility) Past tense for to gradually diminish
“Bear in mind that little annoyances do not recede with time; they just become bigger annoyances.”
Past tense for to diminish in intensity or severity, especially gradually
“A youngish man with dark hair just beginning to recede.”
Past tense for to retreat from something frightening or dangerous
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Past tense for to move or depart to another place
Past tense for to take back or renege on an initial statement or stance
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