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Definition of Abate
AbateAbate A*bate" ([.a]*b[=a]t"), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Abated, p.
pr. & vb. n. Abating.] [OF. abatre to beat down, F.
abattre, LL. abatere; ab or ad + batere, battere (popular
form for L. batuere to beat). Cf. Bate, Batter.]
1. To beat down; to overthrow. [Obs.]
The King of Scots . . . sore abated the walls.
2. To bring down or reduce from a higher to a lower state,
number, or degree; to lessen; to diminish; to contract; to
moderate; to cut short; as, to abate a demand; to abate
pride, zeal, hope.
His eye was not dim, nor his natural force abated.
3. To deduct; to omit; as, to abate something from a price.
Nine thousand parishes, abating the odd hundreds.
4. To blunt. [Obs.]
To abate the edge of envy. --Bacon.
5. To reduce in estimation; to deprive. [Obs.]
She hath abated me of half my train. --Shak.
(a) To bring entirely down or put an end to; to do away
with; as, to abate a nuisance, to abate a writ.
(b) (Eng. Law) To diminish; to reduce. Legacies are liable
to be abated entirely or in proportion, upon a
deficiency of assets.
To abate a tax, to remit it either wholly or in part.
Abate A*bate ([.a]*b[=a]t"), n.
Abatement. [Obs.] --Sir T. Browne.
Meaning of Abate from wikipedia
(surname) A brand
name for the insecticide temefos ABATE
, a motorcycle
and motorcyclist rights organization
- Ig****o Abate
(Italian pronunciation: [iɲˈɲattsjo aˈbaːte
]; born 12 November
1986) is an Italian professional footballer
as a full-back. A former...
32 US states, 25 of which
of (state name)," the rest going
by various other
is a surname
origin. Notable people
with the surname include
the following: Abiyote Abate
(born 1980), Ethiopian
- Beniamino Abate
(born 10 April
1962) is an Italian former professional footballer
who pla**** as goalkeeper. He is currently
the goalkeeping coach
- Abatement refers generally
to a lessening, diminution, reduction, or moderation; specifically, it may refer
and legacies, a common...
- Carmine Abate
(born 24 October
1954) is an Italian
writer. He has written numerous short
and essays, mainly focusing
- Getachew Abate
(1895–1952) was an army commander
and a member
of the nobility
of the Ethiopian
Empire. Getachew Abate
was the son of Lique Mekwas Abate
- Robert Abate
(November 25, 1893 – January
23, 1981) was a Canadian sports coach
and the driving force behind
the Elizabeth Playground sports teams
- Greg Abate
(born May 31, 1947) is a jazz saxophonist, flautist, composer, and arranger. He grew up in Woonsocket, Rhode
Island. In the fifth grade
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