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Verb: die down
Meaning: to become less strong, powerful, active, etc.
The wind has died down.
The laughter died down.
The fire is dying down.
The storm has died down.
The party is dying down.
Don’t let the fire die down.
The wind gradually died down.
If the wind dies down, we’ll go.
The wind died down by the evening.
Without an enemy, courage dies down.
When the excitement died down, the discussion resumed.
Tom waited for the applause to die down before he announced the next song.
Chemical companies are waiting until everything dies down before reinvesting.
When the shooting died down a bit, Daddy ran over to our flat and brought us back some sandwiches.
Meaning: Decrease or become quieter
It was on the front pages of all the papers for a few days, but the interest gradually DIED DOWN.