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abating

adjective

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abating

verb
present participle of abate

Synonyms & Antonyms of abating (Entry 2 of 2)

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

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“Abating.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/abating. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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