Definition of abatement

Common misspellings:
  • abetment (19.0%)
  • abetement (0.0%)
  • abaitment (9.5%)
  • appartement (14.3%)
  • abatment (9.5%)
  • apartement (47.6%)
Misspellings percentages are collected from over 15,411,110 spell check sessions on www.spellchecker.net from Jan 2010 - Jun 2012.
Examples of usage:
  1. In Proportion to the Abatement and in the Decline of the Fever the Quantity of Nourishment may be gradually increased but as long as there are any Remains of it their Qualities should be those I have already recommended - Advice to the people in general, with regard to their health by Samuel Auguste David Tissot

  2. When it had run for a year or more with no signs of abatement the publishers felt obliged to intimate that unless I put an end to their misery they would - Confessions and Criticisms by Julian Hawthorne

  3. But they're doing something now for smoke abatement - The Old Wives' Tale by Arnold Bennett