How to Pronounce Abated?

Correct pronunciation for the word "Abated" is [ɐbˈe͡ɪtɪd], [ɐbˈe‍ɪtɪd], [ɐ_b_ˈeɪ_t_ɪ_d].

"Abated" in context

Abated means to have reduced or to have been reduced. It generally refers to a decrease or diminishment in size, amount, intensity, or degree. Abatement can relate to a reduction in the amount of something, such as pollution emissions, or a reduction in the intensity of something, such as noise. Abatement can also refer to a decrease in the force of something, such as wind. Abatement is often used in the context of taxes and debt, where it refers to a decrease in the amount of tax or debt an individual or organization is required to pay.


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