abate - definitions and synonyms

abate verb

  1. English Meaning: 

    : make less active or intense

    Synonyms:

    slack / slake
  2. English Meaning: 

    : become less in amount or intensity

    Example Sentenses:

    • The storm abated

    • The rain let up after a few hours

    Synonyms:

    die away / let up / slack / slack off