English verb: simmer down
|1.||simmer down (emotion) become quiet or calm, especially after a state of agitation|
|Samples||After the fight both men need to cool off..|
It took a while after the baby was born for things to settle down again..
|Synonyms||calm, calm down, chill out, cool it, cool off, settle down|
|Pattern of use||Something ----s.|
|Broader (hypernym)||change state, turn|