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die down

To diminish or fade slowly. As soon as the talking died down, the principal began the assembly.
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die down

to fade to almost nothing; to decrease gradually. The fire died down and went out. As the applause died down, a child came on stage with an armload of roses for the singer.
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die down

v.
To lose strength gradually; subside: The airplanes won't take off until the winds die down.
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Jerika Ejercito posted on her Instagram account that she may personally apologize to Kris when the "whole issue dies down.
Cut it down to the base when the foliage dies down, weed thoroughly and mulch again.
Once the frenzy dies down, investors will once again need to exhibit prudence and good judgment when it comes to buying and selling real estate.
And it usually dies down soon enough for those who need some quiet time.
As the noisy protest dies down a bit around The Book of Daniel, viewers will have the chance to find out if the show is worth keeping around.
The tsunami devastation is in our faces now, but it will also be in our faces when the media coverage dies down, because for us it's personal.
It will be awhile, maybe several years, before West Nile virus dies down to low levels,'' Husted said, adding that the state vector control agencies have worked to keep mosquito populations down, which may help in the summer months.
It can be used to raise throughput of mono- and multi-layer dies down to 6 in.
Perhaps when the furor dies down over who really won the tennis match and we get over our anger at the umpire's calls and the final, disputed score, we will finally break the hypnotic spell of the game and look around.
The experimental technique lets researchers analyze each pattern separately and track how the movement dies down over time.
And that means the organization must do more than apply a positive spin to issues, and then go back to business as usual when the media attention dies down.
The group is joined by Goose (voiced by JOE PANTOLIANO), a deranged big-city pelican who's hiding out in the sticks until the heat dies down in Jersey.
It moves pretty fast with the wind, and then, when the wind dies down, it's fed by topography and fuel,'' said Los Angeles County fire Inspector Steve Cookus.
So, yes, when the fuss about the pounds 125,000 dies down the Government will once again have to address the issue of how political donations are damaging its image.
AS LAST YEAR'S FLAP OVER A RAINBOW FLAIl DIES DOWN, OGUNQUIT STILL THRIVES AS A GAY RESORT.