Abatement

All possible synonyms of the word Abatement as well as its hypernyms, hyponyms, antonyms, derivations, entailments, meronyms, pertainyms, domain members, similar words, verb groups, and so on...

Abatement

Definition

  • the act of abating; "laws enforcing noise abatement"

Synonyms

  • abatement

Hypernyms

  • moderation, mitigation: the action of lessening in severity or intensity; "the object being control or moderation of economic depressions"

Hyponyms

  • abatement of a nuisance, nuisance abatement: (law) the removal or termination or destruction of something that has been found to be a nuisance

Suspension, respite, reprieve, hiatus, abatement

Definition

  • an interruption in the intensity or amount of something

Synonyms

  • suspension
  • respite
  • reprieve
  • hiatus
  • abatement

Hypernyms

  • interruption, break: some abrupt occurrence that interrupts an ongoing activity; "the telephone is an annoying interruption"; "there was a break in the action when a player was hurt"

Hyponyms

  • defervescence: abatement of a fever as indicated by a reduction in body temperature
  • remission, remittal, subsidence: an abatement in intensity or degree (as in the manifestations of a disease); "his cancer is in remission"

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