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Abate 1Definition: To beat down; to overthrow.
Abate 2Definition: 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 3Definition: To deduct; to omit; as, to abate something from a price.
Abate 4Definition: To blunt.
Abate 5Definition: To reduce in estimation; to deprive.
Abate 6Definition: To bring entirely down or put an end to; to do away with; as, to abate a nuisance, to abate a writ.
Abate 7Definition: To diminish; to reduce. Legacies are liable to be abated entirely or in proportion, upon a deficiency of assets.
Abate 8Definition: To decrease, or become less in strength or violence; as, pain
abates, a storm
Abate 9Definition: To be defeated, or come to naught; to fall through; to fail; as, a writ
Abate 10Definition: Abatement.
abate 11Definition: become less in amount or intensity; "The storm abated"; "The rain let up after a few hours"
abate 12Definition: make less active or intense