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abated

verb
past tense of abate

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4 to take away (an amount or number) from a total
  • I managed to get the used car dealer to abate $200 from the sticker price

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5 to take something away from
  • recurring problems could not abate her of her enthusiasm for the project

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“Abated.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/abated. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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