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abate / amainar
abate   [əˈbeɪt]
A. -intransitive verb
[wind, storm]   amainar
[fever]   bajar
[flood]   retirarse,   bajar
[noise]   disminuir
[anger]   aplacarse
[pain, symptoms]   remitir
[enthusiasm]   moderarse
·inflationary pressures are abating
·ceden or remiten las presiones inflacionistas
B. -transitive verb
(law, legal)
[+noise, pollution]
(=eliminate)   eliminar
(=reduce)   disminuir
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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