Another word for recede
recede 1ebb retract retreat retrogradeSearch Thesaurus
These verbs mean to move backward: a hairline that had receded; waters that ebb at low tide; a turtle that retracted into its shell; an army that retreated to avoid defeat; academic standards that have retrograded.
Another word for recedeverb
To move back or away from a point, limit, or mark:ebb, retract, retreat, retrocede, retrograde, retrogress. See approach