English version

die down

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishdie down phrasal verbQUIETSTOP HAPPENINGif something dies down, it becomes less strong, active, or violent Don’t worry, the gossip will soon die down. when the excitement had died down die→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
die downThe barbecue won't be ready until the flames have died down and the charcoal is glowing.The music was dying down. The show was over.Forrester waited for the laughter to die down, then carried on with his speech.Jessie's wails died down to a whimper and then stopped altogether.
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Verb table
die
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theydie
he, she, itdies
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theydied
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave died
he, she, ithas died
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad died
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill die
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have died
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam dying
he, she, itis dying
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you, we, theyare dying
Past
I, he, she, itwas dying
you, we, theywere dying
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been dying
he, she, ithas been dying
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been dying
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be dying
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been dying
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