Definition of Abate

Abate v. t. means: To beat down; to overthrow.

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Abate v. t. means: To beat down; to overthrow.

Meaning of Abate

Abate (v. t.) means: To beat down; to overthrow.

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Abate (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.

Abate (v. t.): To bring entirely down or put an end to; to do away with; as, to abate a nuisance, to abate a writ.

Abate (v. t.): To deduct; to omit; as, to abate something from a price.

Remit (v. i.): To abate in force or in violence; to grow less intense; to become moderated; to abate; to relax; as, a fever remits; the severity of the weather remits.

Defalk (v. t.): To lop off; to abate.

Abate (n.): Abatement.

Abated (imp. & p. p.): of Abate

Abate (v. t.): To blunt.

Abating (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Abate

Slake (v. i.): To abate; to become less decided.

Rabbate (v. t.): To abate or diminish.

Rebate (v. i.): To abate; to withdraw.

Abate (v. t.): To beat down; to overthrow.

Slacken (a.): To abate; to become less violent.

Relent (v. t.): To slacken; to abate.

Assuage (v. i.): To abate or subside.

Relax (v. i.): To abate in severity; to become less rigorous.

Abate (v. t.): To reduce in estimation; to deprive.

Slacken (v. t.): To cause to become less intense; to mitigate; to abate; to ease.

Allay (v. t.): To diminish in strength; to abate; to subside.

Quell (v. i.): To be subdued or abated; to yield; to abate.

Digest (v. t.): To quiet or abate, as anger or grief.

Aslake (v. t. & i.): To mitigate; to moderate; to appease; to abate; to diminish.

Remit (v. t.): To relax in intensity; to make less violent; to abate.

Allow (v. t.): To grant (something) as a deduction or an addition; esp. to abate or deduct; as, to allow a sum for leakage.

Abate (v. t.): To be defeated, or come to naught; to fall through; to fail; as, a writ abates.

Bate (v. t.): To lessen by retrenching, deducting, or reducing; to abate; to beat down; to lower.

Qualify (v. t.): Hence, to soften; to abate; to diminish; to assuage; to reduce the strength of, as liquors.

Lull (v. i.): To become gradually calm; to subside; to cease or abate for a time; as, the storm lulls.

Abate (v. t.): To diminish; to reduce. Legacies are liable to be abated entirely or in proportion, upon a deficiency of assets.

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Meaning of Abate

Abate means: 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.

Meaning of Abate

Abate means: To bring entirely down or put an end to; to do away with; as, to abate a nuisance, to abate a writ.

Meaning of Abate

Abate means: To deduct; to omit; as, to abate something from a price.

Meaning of Remit

Remit means: To abate in force or in violence; to grow less intense; to become moderated; to abate; to relax; as, a fever remits; the severity of the weather remits.

Meaning of Defalk

Defalk means: To lop off; to abate.

Meaning of Abate

Abate means: Abatement.

Meaning of Abated

Abated means: of Abate

Meaning of Abate

Abate means: To blunt.

Meaning of Abating

Abating means: of Abate

Meaning of Slake

Slake means: To abate; to become less decided.

Meaning of Rabbate

Rabbate means: To abate or diminish.

Meaning of Rebate

Rebate means: To abate; to withdraw.

Meaning of Abate

Abate means: To beat down; to overthrow.

Meaning of Slacken

Slacken means: To abate; to become less violent.

Meaning of Relent

Relent means: To slacken; to abate.

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Meaning of Ensnarl

Ensnarl means: To entangle.

Meaning of Forelet

Forelet means: See Forlet.

Meaning of Half-timbered

Half-timbered means: Constructed of a timber frame, having the spaces filled in with masonry; -- said of buildings.

Meaning of Insnarl

Insnarl means: To make into a snarl or knot; to entangle; to snarl.

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Slang words and meanings

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Cracked means: Crazy.

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