Antonyms for abatementəˈbeɪt mənt

This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term abatement

Princeton's WordNet

  1. suspension, respite, reprieve, hiatus, abatement(noun)

    an interruption in the intensity or amount of something

    dangling, foramen, relief, suspension, rest, suspension system, respite, reprieve, recess, interruption, rest period, break, temporary removal, hiatus, pause, abatement, abeyance, time out, intermission, hanging

  2. abatement(noun)

    the act of abating

    suspension, respite, hiatus, reprieve

Editors Contribution

  1. expansion

    to increase rather than reduce.

    the rapid expansion of suburban washington.


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