To make (a quantity) smaller.
To cause a lessening or alleviation of:
To reduce for some period of time:
To make peaceful or calm; appease; tranquilize
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.
To absorb or deaden the impact of.
(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 cause (a fire) to die down or go out
To ease or relieve (pain, for example).
(Informal, Business) To increase the value of (collateral for a loan) by pledging additional securities
To assume a 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: alleviate, moderate, decrease, relieve, abate, pacify, allay, appease, assuage, bate and calm.