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Meanings of Abasing:

verb

Behave in a way that belittles or degrades (someone).

Usage examples:

I watched my colleagues abasing themselves before the board of trustees

Meanings of Abask:

adjective

Basking. in predicative use only.

Meanings of Abassi:

noun

A persian silver coin (originally weighing approx. 9.33 grams) equivalent in value to two mahmudi or 200 dinars, first issued by the safavid shah abbas i (reigned 1587–1629) and continuing in use until the 19th century; a money of account derived from this.

Meanings of Abatable:

adjective

That may be abated; liable to be abated.

Meanings of Abate:

verb

(of something unpleasant or severe) become less intense or widespread.

Usage examples:

The storm suddenly abated

Meanings of Abated:

verb

(of something unpleasant or severe) become less intense or widespread.

Usage examples:

The storm suddenly abated

Meanings of Abatement:

noun

The action of abating or being abated; ending or subsiding.

Usage examples:

This trend shows no sign of abatement

Meanings of Abatements:

noun

The action of abating or being abated; ending or subsiding.

Usage examples:

This trend shows no sign of abatement

Meanings of Abater:

noun

A person who, or thing which, abates, especially (chiefly law) one that abates a nuisance.

Meanings of Abaters:

noun

A person who, or thing which, abates, especially (chiefly law) one that abates a nuisance.

Meanings of Abates:

verb

(of something unpleasant or severe) become less intense or widespread.

Usage examples:

The storm suddenly abated

Meanings of Abating:

verb

(of something unpleasant or severe) become less intense or widespread.

Usage examples:

The storm suddenly abated

Meanings of Abatis:

noun

A defence made of felled trees placed lengthwise over each other with the boughs pointing outwards.

Usage examples:

Union soldiers completed digging a series of ditches that zigzagged forward and reached the abatis.

Meanings of Abatised:

adjective

That is defended by an abatis.

Meanings of Abatises:

noun

A defence made of felled trees placed lengthwise over each other with the boughs pointing outwards.

Usage examples:

Union soldiers completed digging a series of ditches that zigzagged forward and reached the abatis.

Meanings of Abatjour:

noun

An architectural device for deflecting the light from a wall or roof opening in a particular direction; specifically (a) a skylight set in an angled or slanting aperture or light well; (b) a screen on the outside of a window angled outward and upward so as to allow light into the room while at the same time obscuring the view below.

Meanings of Abatjours:

noun

An architectural device for deflecting the light from a wall or roof opening in a particular direction; specifically (a) a skylight set in an angled or slanting aperture or light well; (b) a screen on the outside of a window angled outward and upward so as to allow light into the room while at the same time obscuring the view below.

Meanings of Abaton:

noun

A place to which access is restricted, especially a sacred space or enclosure; a sanctuary.

Meanings of Abator:

noun

A person who takes possession of land between the death of the owner and the accession of the legal heir.

Meanings of Abators:

noun

A person who takes possession of land between the death of the owner and the accession of the legal heir.

Meanings of Abattised:

adjective

That is defended by an abatis.

Meanings of Abattises:

noun

A defence made of felled trees placed lengthwise over each other with the boughs pointing outwards.

Usage examples:

Union soldiers completed digging a series of ditches that zigzagged forward and reached the abatis.

Meanings of Abattoir:

noun

A slaughterhouse.

Usage examples:

Once in southern europe, many animals are slaughtered in abattoirs using methods which are illegal …

Meanings of Abattoirs:

noun

A slaughterhouse.

Usage examples:

Once in southern europe, many animals are slaughtered in abattoirs using methods which are illegal …

Meanings of Abature:

noun

Chiefly in plural. the traces left by a stag in the undergrowth through which it has passed.

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