Relieve synonyms

rĭ-lēv'
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Comfort means to give a sense of peace to someone.
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To name or write in order the letters constituting (a word).
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To ease or relieve (pain, for example).
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Free means to release or let go.
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To undermine the morale of someone (often soften up).
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(Chem.) To replace as a substituent
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(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
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To replace
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To replace
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To reduce the difficulty or trouble of:
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To dismiss is defined as to send someone away, or to disregard an idea or treat something as unworthy of consideration.
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To make (a quantity) smaller.
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To do away with; eliminate:
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To release (an auxiliary assumption) from the list of assumptions used in arguments, and return to the main argument.
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To replace
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To lessen the intensity of, to mitigate or relieve (hunger, emotion, pain etc.).
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To make less severe, as a pain or difficulty.
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To calm or pacify (an emotion); set to rest:
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(Archaic) To enlighten.
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To operate or work (against)
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To amuse; entertain
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(Music) To reduce (a perfect or a minor interval) by a half step
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(Cooking) To boil (a liquid) in order to decrease the volume and concentrate the flavors
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To comfort (someone) in a time of grief, disappointment, etc.
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To cause to be free of, to lose interest in, or to stop doing something:
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To provide assistance, support, or relief to:
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(Sports) To make a pass that leads directly towards scoring.
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The definition of absolve is to be forgiven for your sins or to be set free of all of the legal or moral consequences of your actions.
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To free of a burden or trouble:
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To release from something that holds fast, connects, or entangles.
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To free something from entanglement; to extricate or unknot
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To free from a rule or obligation which applies to others; excuse; release
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To set free; release or disentangle (from a net, difficulty, etc.)
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To become less; decrease:
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To palliate is to make something less painful or unpleasant, or to calm fears.
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To treat (tightly curled hair) with a chemical solution so as to loosen the curls
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To put back in proper condition; put right
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To cause to be free from danger, imprisonment, or difficulty; save.
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To sub is to substitute, to use someone or something instead of the person or object normally used.
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To give such assistance
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Exacerbate is defined as to make worse or more severe.
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To make or become worse
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To undermine, impede, or damage.
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To deprive of courage, hope, or confidence; dishearten
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To cause (the stomach) to feel ill.
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To manage to get (along or through) in the face of trials and difficulties
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To mentally distress; to cause (someone) to be anxious or perplexed.
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To impose, as a load or burden; to lay or place as a burden (something heavy or objectionable).
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To cause physical pain to; hurt:
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The definition of harm is to hurt or damage something.
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To cause damage to; impair:
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(Usually followed by "for") To assert or consider that someone is the cause of something negative; to place blame, to attribute responsibility (for something negative or for doing something negative).
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To prosecute.
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To force (someone) to experience, endure, or do something:
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(Intransitive) Of a check or financial transaction, to go through as payment; to be processed so that the money is transferred.
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To free from something bothersome or encumbering; relieve.
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To relieve of a burden; free from a hindrance or annoyance
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To free, clear, relieve, or disencumber, as of something undesirable
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To dissociate oneself from (an allegation or rumour).
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(Idiomatic) To introduce errors or inaccuracies; to skew.
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To free from or relieve of a burden or trouble:
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To unnerve; disturb; upset
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The definition of abet means to support or help with an action, usually an illegal one.
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(Slang) To steal or rob, especially by shoplifting or pickpocketing.
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To prepare and give out medicines.
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Excuse is defined as to forgive, pardon or free from an obligation.
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To cause to explode.
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To use or supply with restraint:
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(Idiomatic) To assume control of something, especially by force; to usurp.
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To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
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To manage, tend, or have charge of:
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(Archaic) To confess a misdeed.
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In addition; besides:
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Salvage is defined as to save from something.
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Salve is to sooth or heal using an ointment, or to give relief.
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(Computing) To write a file to disk or other storage medium.
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To relieve of care or suffering:
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To put in order again; to set right; to emend; to revise.
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To annoy or exasperate:
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Synonym Study

  • Allay suggests an effective, although temporary or incomplete, calming or quieting we've allayed their suspicions
  • Mitigate implies a moderating or making milder of that which is likely to cause pain to mitigate a punishment
  • Assuage suggests a softening or pacifying influence in lessening pain or distress, calming anger or passion, etc. her kind words assuaged his resentment
  • Lighten implies a cheering reduction of the weight of oppression or depression nothing can lighten the burden of our grief
  • Alleviate implies temporary relief, suggesting that the source of the misery remains unaffected drugs to alleviate the pain
  • Relieve implies the reduction of misery, discomfort, or tediousness sufficiently to make it bearable they played a game to relieve the monotony of the trip
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