How Do You Spell ABATE?

Correct spelling for the English word "abate" is [ɐbˈe͡ɪt], [ɐbˈe‍ɪt], [ɐ_b_ˈeɪ_t]] (IPA phonetic alphabet).

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Definition of ABATE

  1. To grow less; decrease.

Common Misspellings for ABATE

Below is the list of 433 misspellings for the word "abate".

Usage Examples for ABATE

  1. His death had gratified the blood- lust of his foes, his young Democratic successor would amend that " infamous election law" and was plainly striving for a just administration, and so bitterness began swiftly to abate, tolerance grew rapidly, and the State went earnestly on trying to cure its political ills. - "The Heart Of The Hills" by John Fox, Jr.
  2. Loading as I rode along, I delivered another ball with better success, and she began to abate her speed. - "The Bushman Life in a New Country" by Edward Wilson Landor
  3. An hour, and the storm did not abate and the man did not return. - "The Strange Adventures of Mr. Middleton" by Wardon Allan Curtis
  4. So that the Parthians, not doing more mischief for the four ensuing days than they received, began to abate in their zeal, and, complaining that the winter season was much advanced, pressed for returning home. - "Plutarch-Lives-of-the-noble-Grecians-and-Romans" by Clough, Arthur Hugh
  5. Meantime, continued Rougon at the top of his voice, without giving time for the excitement to abate; meantime we had plenty to do upstairs. - "The Fortune of the Rougons" by Emile Zola