abate

weaken; subside

abate

to lessen to subside 
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abate

[v] - become less in amount or intensity
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Abate

Abate: To lessen or decrease. After a boil is lanced, the pus can drain and the pain and tenderness abate. From the French abbatre, to beat down.
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Abate

A·bate' (ȧ*bāt') transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Abated , present participle & verbal noun Abating .] [ Old French abatre to beat down, French abattre , Late Latin abatere ; ab or...
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Abate

A·bate' (ȧ*bāt') intransitive verb [ See Abate , transitive verb ] 1. To decrease, or become less in strength or violence; as, pain abates , a storm abates . « The fury of Glengarry . . . rapidly abated . Macaulay.
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Abate

A·bate (ȧ*bāt') noun Abatement. [ Obsolete] Sir T. Browne.
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abate

let up verb become less in amount or intensity; `The storm abated`; `The rain let up after a few hours`
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Abate

• (v. t.) To beat down; to overthrow. • (v. t.) To bring down or reduce from a higher to a lower state, number, or degree; to lessen; to diminish; to contract; to moderate; to cut short; as, to abate a demand; to abate pride, zeal, hope. • (v. t.) To deduct; to omit; as, to abate something from a price. • (v. t.) To blunt. &bull...
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Abate

v. literal meaning is to diminish or doing away with. It is used in the context of putting an end to a problem, such as a public or private nuisance, say, for example this might involve a cause loud noise, a breach of privacy, an encroachment on property by animals, garbage or other unwanted things, or a construction that violates building and safe...
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Abate

In law, the term abate means 'to put an end to'.
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Abate

To lessen or decrease. After a boil is lanced, the pus can drain and the pain and tenderness abate. From the French abbatre, to beat down.
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Abate

[surname] Abate is a surname both of Ethiopian and Italian origin. People with it include the following: ...
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Abate

To cut away so as to leave parts in relief.
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ABATE

ABATE is a biker organization that promotes more freedom for motorcyclists by limiting restrictive l
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