Abate and Soften

Abate

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Abate verb – To grow less in scope or intensity especially gradually.
Soften is a synonym for abate in ease topic. In some cases you can use "Soften" instead a verb "Abate", when it comes to topics like calm, decrease.
Nearby Words: abatement, abating
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Soften

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Soften verb – To diminish the physical strength of.
Abate is a synonym for soften in calm topic. You can use "Abate" instead a verb "Soften", if it concerns topics such as ease, lessen, alleviate, decrease.
Nearby Words: soft, softness, softly, softening, softy
Synonyms for Soften
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