Synonyms of abate in English:

abate


See definition of abate

verb

1‘thankfully, the storm had abated’

SYNONYMS

subside, die away, die down, die out, drop away, drop off, lessen, let up, decrease, diminish, moderate, decline, fade, dwindle, slacken, recede, cool off, tail off, peter out, taper off, wane, ebb, relent, desist, weaken, become weaker, come to an end

archaic remit

ANTONYMS

intensify

2‘energy efficiency may be the quickest way to abate emissions of carbon dioxide’

SYNONYMS

decrease, lessen, diminish, reduce, lower, moderate, ease, soothe, relieve, dampen, calm, tone down, alleviate, mitigate, mollify, allay, assuage, palliate, temper, appease, attenuate

ANTONYMS

increase