What is another word for abate?

488 synonyms found


[ ɐbˈe͡ɪt], [ ɐbˈe‍ɪt], [ ɐ_b_ˈeɪ_t]

Synonyms for Abate:

decrease (verb) moderate (verb) penalize (verb) Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Abate:

  1. pate, hate, spate, bait, trait, grate, gait, state, mate, gate, plate, slate, plait, crate, great, weight, sate, tate, fate, skate, strait, straight, eight, late, fete, prate, date, rate, freight, wait, bate, ate;
  2. predate, conflate, restate, gestate, estate, create, sedate, dictate, lightweight, irate, negate, collate, equate, kuwait, ornate, misstate, await, dilate, relate, prorate, debate, deflate, berate, elate, translate, innate, inflate, postdate, oblate, est;
  3. overweight, desecrate, solid-state, interstate, overrate, underrate, reinstate, conjugate, procreate, intrastate;
  4. interrelate, remunerate;

Quotes for Abate:

  1. I have no doubt but that the misery of the lower classes will be found to abate whenever the Government assumes a freer aspect and the laws favor a subdivision of Property. James Madison.
  2. We should every night call ourselves to an account: what infirmity have I mastered to -day? what passions opposed? what temptation resisted? what virtue acquired? Our vices will abate of themselves if they be brought every day to the shrift. Lucius Annaeus Seneca.
  3. Seeing that our thirst was increasing and the water was killing us, while the storm did not abate we agreed to trust to God, Our Lord, and rather risk the perils of the sea than wait there for certain death from thirst. Alvar N. C. de Vaca.