abate

Abate is a 5 letter word which starts with the letter A and ends with the letter E for which we found 5 definitions.

Definition
v. t. To beat down; to overthrow.
v. t. 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.
v. t. To deduct; to omit; as, to abate something from a price.
v. t. To blunt.
v. t. To reduce in estimation; to deprive.

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