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Synonyms for abate

verb lessen, grow or cause to grow less
  • decrease
  • diminish
  • dull
  • dwindle
  • ebb
  • recede
  • slacken
  • slow
  • subside
  • taper
  • taper off
  • wane
  • allay
  • coast
  • cool
  • decline
  • moderate
  • quell
  • reduce
  • subdue
  • unlax
  • chill out
  • cool it
  • go with the flow
  • hang easy
  • hang loose
  • lay back
  • let go
  • let it all hang out
  • let up
  • mellow out
  • take it easy

Antonyms for abate

  • advance
  • develop
  • enlarge
  • expand
  • extend
  • forward
  • grow
  • increase
  • raise
  • rise
  • incite
  • win
  • amplify
  • enhance
  • intensify
  • magnify
  • prolong
  • revive
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to abate

abolish

verb. do away with or put an end to

abolished

verb. do away with or put an end to

abolishing

verb. do away with or put an end to

abrogate

verb. formally put an end to

abrogating

verb. formally put an end to

allay

verb. reduce something, usually a pain or a problem
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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