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abate

verb [I]
 
 
/əˈbeɪt/ formal
to become less strong: By the weekend, the storms had abated.Becoming and making smaller or lessBecoming and making less strong
Translations of “abate”
in Vietnamese dịu đi…
in Spanish disminuir, amainar…
in Thai น้อยลง, สิ้นสุด…
in Malaysian reda…
in French diminuer…
in German nachlassen…
in Chinese (Traditional) 減少, 減弱, 減輕…
in Indonesian reda…
in Russian уменьшаться, ослабевать, утихать…
in Turkish zayıf düşmek, güçsüzleşmek…
in Chinese (Simplified) 减少, 减弱, 减轻…
in Polish słabnąć…
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