Abate synonyms

ə-bāt'

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(Music) To reduce a perfect or minor interval by a semitone.
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To make less; to diminish; to reduce.
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Decline is defined as to refuse something, slope downward, become less or to sink from view.
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To make (a quantity) smaller.
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To make less heavy; reduce the load of
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(Chemistry) To decrease the valence of (an atom) by adding electrons.
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To reduce the degree, intensity, strength, etc., of
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(Intransitive, archaic) To decrease physically in size, amount, numbers or surface.
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To cause to become moderate; make less extreme, violent, etc.; restrain
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To cause to seem or appear larger than is really so; increase the apparent size of, esp. by means of a lens or lenses
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To vitiate is to corrupt, invalidate or weaken morally.
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To become or cause to become less active or intense
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To make larger; increase in size, volume, extent, etc.; broaden; expand
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The definition of annul means to do away with, make null and void or reduce to nothing.
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Assuage is defined as to make better or lessen.
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(Idiomatic) To become less virulent.
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To reduce the difficulty of (something).
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To fall away or decline
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(Astronomy) To become more nearly full; to show more of the surface; to wax.
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To lengthen temporally; to put off to a distant time; to postpone.
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To make less severe, as a pain or difficulty.
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To take away a desirable part:
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To come to an end; terminate
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Fall is defined as to drop or come down, often unexpectedly.
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To suspend an activity; cease.
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To make invalid. Especially applied to contract law.
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(Intransitive, of something intense) to lessen
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To become calm:
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To operate or work (against)
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To make valueless or useless; bring to nothing
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To omit is to leave something out or to fail to do something.
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To quash is to suppress or put an end to something.
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To decrease or diminish:
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To make something less severe or tense.
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To refrain from exacting (a tax or penalty, for example); cancel.
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(Intransitive) To gradually decrease in intensity or tautness; to become slack.
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To cause (a fire) to die down or go out
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To subside is to lessen, to become inactive or to sink to lower levels.
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To make thinner or narrower at one end.
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To throw or send out; to evacuate; to emit; to discharge.
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(Intransitive) To become weaker.
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To move upwards.
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To diminish slowly and come to an end. Often used with out :
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To deduct or return an amount from a bill or payment
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To abate, lessen, lower, etc.
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To become or cause to become less active or intense
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From an earlier to a later period or person
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So as to be away from or not engaged in work or duty:
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(Intransitive) To become detached or to drop from.
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To slip or fall; esp., to slip into a specified state
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To be unproductive; to not perform one's duties.
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To deduct from an account, debt, charge, and the like; to make an abatement of.
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To remove or reduce; especially to reduce a quantity or number
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(Intransitive) To habituate to or gain competency at a task.
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Used other than as an idiom: see knock,"Ž off.
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In a slack manner:
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To make slack; weaken.
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To loosen; relax
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The definition of eradicate is to pull something out by the roots.
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To cause to increase in extent.
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To make intense or more intense; increase; strengthen
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To improve something by adding features.
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To make larger or more powerful; increase.
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To return to life; to recover life or strength; to live anew; to become reanimated or reinvigorated.
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To flow off gradually
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To lessen; to bring low.
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(Intransitive) To gradually subside or diminish; to tail off.
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To grow less
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Find another word for abate. In this page you can discover 71 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for abate, like: diminish, lessen, decline, decrease, lighten, reduce, lower, wane, moderate, magnify and vitiate.