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