In an hour or so the storm would abate and they could leave.
I took Laura some homemade cookies, hoping to abate her sadness.
The crowd's roar began to abate after a few minutes of excitement.
Taking pain medicine can cause headaches to abate.
Losing a debate can often cause one's dignity to abate.
A few weeks after their argument, Rachel and Eric's harsh feelings toward each other began to abate.
How can I cause feelings of doubt to abate and find confidence?
After a few hours of providing heat, the fire's bright flames began to abate.
As autumn grew nearer, the summer storms began to abate.
Sarah couldn't wait for the blistering temperatures of August to abate.