sink to a lower or to the normal level
(of land) sink,e.g. because of mining operations underneath; (of buildings,etc.) sink lower into the ground
become less violent,active,intense,etc.
"The pain subsided"
"the valleys subside"
"the mud subsides when the waters become calm"
"He sank into bed"
"She subsided into the chair"
As the water subsides it leaves a great debris of uprooted timber.
出自： A. Moorehead
The lump on his head is subsiding.
出自： A. Lurie