Synonyms of recede in English:

recede


See definition of recede

verb

1‘the flood waters receded’

SYNONYMS
retreat, go back, move back, move further off, move away, withdraw
ebb, subside, go down, abate, fall back, sink
rare retrocede
ANTONYMS

advance, approach

2‘I stood on the deck watching the harbour lights recede into the distance’

SYNONYMS
disappear from view, gradually disappear, fade into the distance, be lost to view, pass from sight, grow less visible

3‘by May 23, fears of widespread violence had receded’

SYNONYMS
diminish, lessen, grow less, decrease, dwindle, fade, abate, subside, ebb, wane, fall off, taper off, peter out, shrink
rare de-escalate
ANTONYMS

grow, intensify