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Definition of recede:

  1. To cede back; to grant or yield to a former possessor.
  2. To move back; to retreat; to depart from.

Common misspellings for recede:

recomde, recode, reced, anaseed, receeds, recied, receeded, recide, recead, receed.

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Examples of usage for recede:

  1. As the ice and snow recede in the early summer, the plants spring up with magic promptness, so that within a few yards the same species are seen in successive stages of growth, spring and summer flowers blooming side by side in rather forced companionship. "Due North or Glimpses of Scandinavia and Russia" , Maturin M. Ballou.
  2. She heard his footsteps pass and recede, and it seemed that the hope of her life was going too. "The Man from Jericho" , Edwin Carlile Litsey.

Quotes for recede:

  1. Worldly wealth is the Devil's bait; and those whose minds feed upon riches recede, in general, from real happiness, in proportion as their stores increase, as the moon, when she is fullest, is farthest from the sun. - Robert Burton
  2. To sigh, yet not recede; to grieve, yet not repent. - George Crabbe
  3. The more obstinately you try to learn how to shoot the arrow for the sake of hitting the goal, the less you will succeed in the one and the further the other will recede. - Eugen Herrigel
  4. A single breaker may recede; but the tide is evidently coming in. - Thomas B. Macaulay
  5. We may either proceed from principles to facts, or recede from facts to principles. - Henry Mayhew

Rhymes for recede:

  1. accede, agreed, concede, decreed, degreed, elide, exceed, gilead.
  2. aristide, disagreed, guaranteed, intercede, overfeed.
  3. bead, bede, bleed, brede, breed, cede, creed, dede, deed, ede, fede, feed, freed, fried, friede, greed, hamid, he'd, heed, impede, indeed, keyed, knead, kneed, lead, leed, lipide, mead, meade, misdeed, mislead, misread, nead, need, plead, precede, proceed, rasheed, rashid, read, reed, reid, reread, reseed, saeed, screed, secede, seed, shaheed, she'd, skied, snead, sneed, speed, stampede, steed, succeed, supersede, swede, teed, tweed, waleed, walid, we'd, weed, wied.

Idioms for recede:

  1. recede from sth
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