Translation of "abate" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /əˈbeɪt/ us formal

to become less strong

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-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /əˈbeit/

(formal) to become less

disminuir, amainar
The storm abated and we were able to continue our journey.
abatement noun

the abatement of air pollution.

(Translation of “abate” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)