from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Capable of being abated.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Capable of being abated: as, an abatable writ or nuisance.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. capable of being abated


Sorry, no etymologies found.


  • The term of the lease extends through the life of the bonds, with a maximum term of 30 years; lease payments are not abatable.

  • I am assuming that's $482 million; is there any undrawn lines that are abatable on top of that and also what is the portion of that from the escrow if any? Home Page

Wordnik is becoming a not-for-profit! Read our announcement here.


Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.