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Antonyms for abatement
əˈbeɪt mənt

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term abatement.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. suspension, respite, reprieve, hiatus, abatement(noun)

    an interruption in the intensity or amount of something

    Synonyms:
    dangling, foramen, relief, suspension, rest, suspension system, respite, reprieve, recess, interruption, rest period, break, temporary removal, hiatus, pause, abeyance, time out, intermission, hanging

  2. abatement(noun)

    the act of abating

    "laws enforcing noise abatement"

    Synonyms:
    suspension, respite, hiatus, reprieve

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. abatement(n)

    Synonyms:
    moderation, diminution, reduction, subsidence, decrease

Editors Contribution

  1. expansion

    to increase rather than reduce.

    the rapid expansion of suburban washington.

    Submitted by JP03 on October 29, 2015  

How to use abatement in a sentence?

  1. Ocean City:

    When East Coast Falcons professionals fly the raptors overhead, gulls know instinctively to leave an unsafe place, professional falconry-based bird abatement is a humane, effective solution for removing nuisance birds.

  2. Joe Conlon:

    Down in Central and South America, they’re using these thermal foggers— that can work and knock down the mosquito, but in the U.S, they’re not going to allow federal and state folks to allow them into their homes to do that, it’s not something that mosquito abatement will do, but public pressure may make them do that. People might demand something like that of their own volition.

  3. Scott Kelly:

    If you're going to Mars in a smaller vehicle than the space station and living practically on top of one another, having that space that (the astronauts) spend so much time in is very, very important, you have to make it as perfect as you can, including the environment, air temperature, interfacing with the system, communication, entertainment and noise abatement because you're sleeping, living, exercising and eating right next to each other.

How to pronounce abatement?

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Karen
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Veena
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How to say abatement in sign language?

  1. abatement

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