Definisi 'bate'
English to English
noun
1 Strife; contention.
source: webster1913
2 See 2d Bath.
source: webster1913
3 An alkaline solution consisting of the dung of certain animals; -- employed in the preparation of hides; grainer.
source: webster1913
verb
4 moderate or restrain; lessen the force of
Example:
• He bated his breath when talking about this affair
• capable of bating his enthusiasm
source: wordnet30
5 flap the wings wildly or frantically; used of falcons
source: wordnet30
6 soak in a special solution to soften and remove chemicals used in previous treatments
Example:
• bate hides and skins
source: wordnet30
7 To lessen by retrenching, deducting, or reducing; to abate; to beat down; to lower.
source: webster1913
8 To remit or retrench a part; -- with of.
source: webster1913
9 To attack; to bait.
source: webster1913
10 To flutter as a hawk; to bait.
source: webster1913
11 To steep in bate, as hides, in the manufacture of leather.
source: webster1913
More Word(s)
chemical science, chemistry, douse, dowse, drench, soak, sop, beat,

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