The prevention or suspension of a scheduled or expected punishment.
(Law) Temporary suspension of the execution of a sentence.
A temporary stoppage of payment, service, etc.
(Chemistry) A decrease in positive valence or an increase in negative valence by the gaining of electrons.
A return of part of an amount paid, as for goods or services, serving as a reduction or discount
Discount means a reduction off of the normal price for goods or services.
A monetary amount that a taxpayer is permitted by law or regulation to subtract from income when determining income tax.
A reduction in strictness or severity.
The resulting reduction; decrease.
Amount of decreasing
A gradual decrease in power, importance, intensity, etc., esp. after a gradual climb to a peak
Cancellation of or release from a debt, tax, penalty, etc.
A gradual decline.
A gradual decrease in width or thickness
A cut made by or as by such a stroke; gash; slit
The definition of a drain is a pipe or channel that lets something run off.
(Math.) The quantity by which a variable decreases or is decreased: a negative decrement results in an increase
A reduction; lessening; decrease
The act of increasing:
Find another word for abatements. In this page you can discover 25 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for abatements, like: hiatuses, reprieves, respites, suspensions, reductions, rebates, discounts, deductions, relaxations, lulls and diminutions.