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Synonyms for bate

to become or cause to become less active or intense

Words related to bate

moderate or restrain

flap the wings wildly or frantically

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soak in a special solution to soften and remove chemicals used in previous treatments

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Though she has enough money today to finance her own recreational vehicles, Bate continues to look for ways to leverage outside capital and keep money in her business.
Simultaneously rejecting and offering a biographical reading of these poems, Bate would have us believe that he resolves this problem by stating that "the sonnets are imaginings of potential situations which might have grown from the initial Southampton situation" (54).
All other Lerch Bates divisions will continue to be fully owned and operated by Lerch Bates, including the inspection operations of Joseph Neto and Associates in New York City.
Not only has Bates become a respected voice, but he has also kept the place in the committee for the last two sessions.
The Bates are returning with their show "Bringing Up Bates" on Jan.
In July 2012, two months after Harry's Law was canceled, Bates was diagnosed with breast cancer.
After the death of his wife, Bates hastily re-married, with fellow servant Anna Bates (nee Smith), who is employed as head housemaid at Downton.
Bates advertising claimed that the tractor was "The most efficient tractor in America, with crawler traction, quality construction, pulls 3-4 plows, and handles a 28-32 thresher.
But he said he could not say whether or not Bates was pushed when he fell down the restaurant's stairs, knocking him unconscious and cutting the back of his head.
Staff nurse Claire Morris said Bates, 62, was drunk and left red marks on her arm when he grabbed her while she saw to him at the University Hospital of Wales in the early hours of January 20.
But Cardiff magistrates heard Bates assaulted two paramedics and the nurse who tended his head injury.
SACKED Falcons coach Steve Bates is the new rugby boss at Northumbria University.
Christopher Bates, 30, launched the vicious and sustained attack on David Grundy as they passed on West Derby Road.
Wayne Hill died shortly after mother-of-two Emma Bates, plunged the weapon into his chest, the city's crown court was told.
My assertion that Bates 'pioneered anthropological fieldwork' (Reece 2007:9) was based on White's chapter in Marcus' collected essays on women anthropologists (White 1993:58-61).