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subside
used in This Side of Paradise

5 uses
  • Jill was sobbing noisily on the bed, but at these words she subsided sulkily and, gathering up her clothes, retired to the bathroom.
    2.4 — The Supercilious Sacrifice (62% in)
  • The pout faded, the high pink subsided, and Myra's voice was placid as a summer lake when she answered her mother.
    1.1 — Amory, Son of Beatrice (37% in)
  • "Well," said Kerry, as the excitement subsided, "you're a literary genius.
    1.2 — Spires and Gargoyles (17% in)
  • Amory subsided resignedly and drooped into a contemplation of the scenery.
    1.2 — Spires and Gargoyles (71% in)
  • Amory subsided, and the subject dropped.
    1.4 — Narcissus Off Duty (75% in)

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