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Usage examples for abate:
This announcement was necessary, to abate in some degree the excitement of the people until some satisfactory results should be obtained; it was also necessary for those engaged in the work, whose firmness of nerve might have suffered from the enthusiastic cries of excited spectators. ” Wonderful Balloon Ascents or, the Conquest of the Skies, - Fulgence Marion.
It was not for his friend to abate that confidence. ” A Tale of Two Cities A Story of the French Revolution, - Charles Dickens.

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