To better see all uses of the word
abate
in
Jane Eyre
please enable javascript.

Go to New Version of This Page
This old version has not been updated since 2016,
but we're leaving it in case you prefer it.
Show What's New
Please update your links from the new version.
abate
Used In
Jane Eyre
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Helen regarded me, probably with surprise: I could not now abate my agitation, though I tried hard; I continued to weep aloud.

  • There are no more uses of "abate" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • The storm abated.
  • When he opened them again it was evening and some of the sharp pain had abated, there were many dull aches, and the crash came back to him fully.
    Gary Paulsen  --  Hatchet

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading