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simmer down

simmer down

 
See:
simmer
part of speech: phrase
definition 1: to reduce (a liquid) in volume by simmering.
antonyms:
boil over
similar words:
boil down, concentrate, condense, decoct, distill, reduce
definition 2: to become calmer after some agitation or excitement.
synonyms:
cool off, mellow out, settle down
similar words:
loosen, relax, unwind