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abets

verb
present tense third-person singular of abet

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1 to bring (something volatile or intense) into being
  • the belief that violent entertainment abets violent behavior in the people who partake of it

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“Abets.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/abets. Accessed 19 Oct. 2021.

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