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abate
used in Pride and Prejudice

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Definition
to become less in amount or intensity
  • The morrow produced no abatement of Mrs. Bennet's ill-humour or ill health.
    Chapter 21 (6% in)
  • I told him, moreover, that I believed myself mistaken in supposing, as I had done, that your sister was indifferent to him; and as I could easily perceive that his attachment to her was unabated, I felt no doubt of their happiness together.
    Chapter 58 (89% in)

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