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subside
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The Brothers Karamazov
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  • All the feelings that had subsided and died down in his heart revived instantly.
  • He subsided into gloomy silence and hurriedly dressed himself.
  • Kolya subsided into dignified silence.
  • At one moment he went up to the coffin to set straight the cover or the wreath, when a candle fell out of the candlestick he rushed to replace it and was a fearful time fumbling over it, then he subsided and stood quietly by the coffin with a look of blank uneasiness and perplexity.

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  • I couldn’t think clearly until the pain subsided.
  • We had to wait for the noise to subside before we continue our conversation.

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