Translation of subside in Spanish:


hundirse, v.

Pronunciation /səbˈsʌɪd//səbˈsaɪd/

intransitive verb

  • 1

    (road/foundations/land) hundirse
    to subside into an armchair dejarse caer en un sillón
    • In fact the whole house is beginning to subside.
    • On the other hand, many old houses subsided, whose grounds are even lower than that of streets.
    • The problem of tunnel collapse will cause the land above the tunnel to subside especially when the excavation is carried out at shallow depth and in weak and soft soils.
    • Some also said the mine might make their homes subside, but a council investigation found no evidence of this.
    • The 47-year-old had parked up at 6pm on Tuesday, when neighbours saw the ground beginning to subside beneath the car.
    • At some point the volcanic island subsides enough for it to submerge, leaving an atoll behind.
    • And without that, the whole edifice subsides, slowly but inexorably, into the silt.
    • When those pillars burn through and collapse, the ground above the mine subsides.
    • Two Marlborough town councillors fear cracks in the front wall of the town hall could threaten the building, even though an architect has said there was no evidence the building is subsiding.
    • So, that whole platform of south Louisiana is subsiding; it's sinking.
  • 2

    (wind/storm) amainar
    (floods/swelling) decrecer
    (floods/swelling) bajar
    (fever) disminuir
    (excitement) decaer
    (anger) calmarse
    (anger) pasarse
    (laughter) apagarse
    • As the waters subside, there has been a growing chorus of voices among environmental activists that the flooding in Europe and Asia could be linked to global climate change.
    • The flood water subsided within an hour, leaving Mr and Mrs Ingram with soggy carpets to dry out.
    • Rehabilitation and repairing of the infrastructure damages would be another huge task when the water subsides.
    • The major problem according to Fisheries Scientists is not so much fish getting washed away but those that get stranded on the Ings land are unable to find a route back to the river when the water subsides.
    • After several minutes, the pain subsided to a dull ache in my rib cage.
    • But for the victims, the misery did not end when the waters subsided.
    • But after prescribing a special bath of roots and leaves that I bathed in every morning, the swelling of my body subsided.
    • When the waters subsided, Greg started searching for his new wife and helped pull two men out of the wreckage and rescue an unconscious girl as he scoured the town.
    • Once your period starts, the swelling subsides and your breasts return to normal.
    • Fortunately for now, most of that flood water has subsided from that point.
    • The pain in her ankle had subsided to nothing more than a dull pain, and she could walk on it now with no difference other than a slight limp.
    • Her swelling had subsided and her eyes no longer looked puffy.
    • But after a minute, the pain had subsided to a dull throb.
    • Shortly after injection with the epinephrine, the rash and itching completely subsided.
    • The pain in my feet had subsided to a dull, throbbing pain.
    • Definitive therapy is root canal treatment or extraction, which in selected cases may be delayed until swelling has subsided.
    • You should bear in mind that although wrinkles or scars may subside after only one laser session, more sessions may be needed to complete the therapy.
    • The numbness spread quickly, and after I'd cleaned the cut the blood subsided to an ooze.
    • She dislocated both knee caps and her legs swelled so much she was evacuated to Germany until the swelling subsided.
    • Patients should be instructed to use sublingual nitroglycerin every five minutes until the pain subsides, and to seek medical attention if the pain is not relieved after three doses.
    • The water rapidly subsided back to normal levels leaving me on a falling building.
    • During periods of disease exacerbation, however, the amount and type of fiber may have to be decreased until overt inflammation subsides.
    • It is unclear if it is the same knee that hampered him a short time ago and he will undergo tests later this week when the swelling subsides.
    • Along with the warm sunshine, the cruel headwinds of Bank Holiday Monday subsided to a light breeze.
    • Luckily, the swelling subsided after less enthusiastic treatment.
    • But choppy waters subside, and the sharks and the little fishes and the roosters should be aware of this.
    • After 3 to 7 days, testicular pain and swelling subside, usually at about the same time that the fever passes.
    • After muchos medication and sleep, it finally subsided to a regular migraine by about 7pm.
    • All sorts of debris, dead stock, etc., were discovered when the waters subsided.
    • The pour had subsided to a drizzle, and it was getting a whole lot less windy.
    • It was not until the evening of last Friday that the water level began to subside.
    • Soon, the activity within the manor had subsided to an even drone.
    • As the water levels subsided, the Duke of York made a flying visit to the flood zone, which extended to Stamford Bridge over the border in the East Riding and beyond to Elvington, near York.
    • Calls came from not far away but I stayed silent, as my sobbing subsided to light hiccups, that soon grew faint.
    • The original burst of gunfire had subsided to two-way salvos, with one side firing far more rounds than the other.
    • If treated quickly, the swelling usually would subside, but not without excruciating pain.
    • The animals had already retreated into their jungle homes, and the water had subsided.
    • Speaking of which, the skin that was bruised gleamed in a sickly yellowish hue, but the swelling has subsided at least.
    • The pain in my arm had subsided to a dull throb and we both fell asleep straight away, completely exhausted.
    • On the plus side, that meant her back was stronger and the pain had subsided to the point where she could bowl again.
    • The normal bustling activity of the place had subsided to a murmur by this time of night.
    • My bawling subsided to soft sobs, then to just sniffles.
    • The swelling around the punctures subsided even more, but I guess that could have been due to the antibiotics I was stoking myself with.
    • Residents of St John's Trace said it may take days before the water subsides.
    • The rain had suddenly subsided to a slight drizzle; fishing for his Marlboros and lighter in the other pocket, he slowly lit a cigarette.
    • The Love Street pitch had apparently been like an inland sea only 48 hours before kick-off but apart from a couple of extended patches of sand the waters had subsided.
    • Then Doctor Gregori was finished and the pain subsided to a dull throb.
    • When water levels subside and water stops flowing from the Main Pool, the carp disperse.
    • The cast was removed for the first time after 7 days, when most of the swelling had subsided.
    • He said several drains had been unblocked, but flood waters would subside as the drains took more.
    • Mr Curry said Avoca Street and Steindle Road were also flooded, but the water subsided quickly and they were not closed off.
    • As days and weeks passed, the hostility turned to resentment, which in turn subsided to mild grumpiness.
    • I've seen arthritic swelling subside within minutes after the stings were administered.
    • They had waited all morning for a violent sandstorm to subside, but fear of being caught in the crossfire prompted Daham to leave despite the bad weather.
    • When the waters subsided, leaving just a pathway on the river bank, grocery people used to drive or cycle to the mill, then walk to our house to take orders for food from my mother.
    • I laid across the couch about an hour later, watching my ankle as the swelling subsided.
    • Apparently the water has subsided but that section of Huaihai Lu was still closed to traffic today at the time of this posting.
    • She pulled them on; her tears now subsided to sniffles.
    • I arrived late to first period history because I had remained in the restroom until the swelling had subsided.
    • Then she was ordered to change her clothes and sweep up her shorn tresses before the house was locked and she was told she would be kept inside until her bruises subsided.