Translation of "abate" - English-Portuguese dictionary

abate

verb uk /əˈbeɪt/ us formal

to become less strong

amainar
The storm/wind/rain has started to abate.
The fighting in the area shows no sign of abating.
→ See also unabated
abatement noun [ no plural ] uk /-mənt/ us

(Translation of “abate” from the Cambridge English–Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)