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Abatement

Antonyms for abatement:

accrual, augmentation, rise, increase, supplement, raise, gain, addition, accumulation, boost, increment, accretion.

Synonyms for abatement:

Sense 1

cutback, Diminishment, remission, retrenchment, decrement, slackening, fall, subsidence, reduction.

Sense 2

diminution, taper, slowdown, curtailment, letup.

Sense 4

rebate, wane.

Sense 8

drain.

reduction

extenuation.

Sense 3 (noun)

letup, remission, slackening, ebb, wane, subsidence.

Sense 4 (noun)

rebate.

abatement (noun)

reprieve, hiatus, respite, suspension.

annulment (noun)

Rescindment.

decrease (noun)

cutback, decrement.

event (noun)

reprieve, hiatus, respite, suspension.

lessening (noun)

decrease, decline, discount, reduction.

let-up (noun)

subsidence.

penalty (noun)

deduction, correction, punishment, fine, discipline, premium, forfeiture, burden, penalty, drawback, discount, retribution, chastisement, encumbrance, handicap, judgment.

recession (noun)

ebb.

shrinkage (noun)

decrease.

slackening (noun)

slackening.

lessening (verb)

decrease, reduction, decline.

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