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Verb: wind down
  1. Become quiet or calm, especially after a state of agitation
    "After the fight both men need to wind down.";
    - calm, calm down, cool off, chill out, simmer down, settle down, cool it, take a chill pill
     
  2. Lower a window to open it, e.g. in a car
     
  3. Slow; become calmer or less busy

Derived forms: winds down

Type of: change state, turn