Synonyms for abatement

Synonyms for (noun) abatement

Synonyms: abatement

Definition: the act of abating

Usage: laws enforcing noise abatement

Similar words: mitigation, moderation

Definition: the action of lessening in severity or intensity

Usage: the object being control or moderation of economic depressions

Synonyms: reprieve, respite, hiatus, suspension, abatement

Definition: an interruption in the intensity or amount of something

Similar words: break, interruption

Definition: some abrupt occurrence that interrupts an ongoing activity

Usage: the telephone is an annoying interruption; there was a break in the action when a player was hurt

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