English translation of 'abater'
1. (gado) to slaughter
2. (preço) to reduce, lower
3. (debilitar) to weaken
4. (desalentar) to upset
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'abater' in Other Languages
British English: butcher VERB
To butcher an animal means to kill it and cut it up for meat.
The chickens were butchered.
British English: slaughter VERB
If large numbers of people or animals are slaughtered, they are killed in a way that is cruel or unnecessary.
Thirty four people were slaughtered while lining up to cast their votes.
Translation of abater from the Collins Portuguese to English Dictionary