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abate
  • Sense: To make less
    • reduce
    • lower
    • lighten
    • decrease
    • lessen
    • diminish
    • calm
    • alleviate
    • assuage
    • attenuate
    • dampen
    • dilute
    • ease
    • enfeeble
    • weaken
    • suppress
    • moderate
    • mitigate
    • mollify
    • omit
    • leave out
    • exclude
    • remove
    • excise
    • tame

  • Sense: To grow less
    • lessen
    • decline
    • diminish
    • decrease
    • wane
    • calm
    • die down
    • dwindle
    • ease off
    • fall off
    • weaken
    • let up
    • lull
    • wear off
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