To make (a quantity) smaller.
To reduce for some period of time:
To make peaceful or calm; appease; tranquilize
To cause a lessening or alleviation of:
To absorb or deaden the impact of.
To cause (a fire) to die down or go out
To reduce the intensity of; lessen or relieve:
To satisfy or relieve
Assuage is defined as to make better or lessen.
To abate, lessen, lower, etc.
(Intransitive) To become calm.
(Music) To reduce (a perfect or a minor interval) by a half step
To make less heavy; reduce the load of
To grow better.
To make (an offense or crime) seem less serious; extenuate.
To crush; subdue; put an end to
To ease or relieve (pain, for example).
(Informal, Business) To increase the value of (collateral for a loan) by pledging additional securities
To utter with an affected tone.
To give coloring to in description; to exaggerate; as, to aggravate circumstances. — William Paley.
To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
To make intense or more intense; increase; strengthen
To provoke and urge on:
(Law) To help; aid
To lessen or seem to lessen the seriousness of (an offense, guilt, etc.) by giving excuses or serving as an excuse
Find another word for mitigate. In this page you can discover 44 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for mitigate, like: decrease, alleviate, abate, pacify, moderate, relieve, cushion, slake, allay, appease and assuage.