abet

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/əˈbɛt/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/əˈbɛt/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(ə bet)


Inflections of 'abet' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
abets
v 3rd person singular
abetting
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
abetted
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
abetted
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."

WordReference English Thesaurus © 2020
Sense: To help
Synonyms:
assist , befriend, support , sanction , approve , help , aid , aid and abet, give assistance to
Sense: To incite
Synonyms:
forward , encourage , inspire, incite, promote , raise , provoke , prompt

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