melt away - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [intransitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theymelt away
he/she/itmelts away
present participlemelting away
past tensemelted away
past participlemelted away
  1. 1
    same as melt (sense 2)

    I suddenly felt sorry for him and my anger melted away.

    melt away into:

    The lioness and her cubs melted away into the jungle.

See also main entry: melt