To name or write in order the letters constituting (a word).
Comfort means to give a sense of peace to someone.
Free means to release or let go.
To ease or relieve (pain, for example).
(Chem.) To replace as a substituent
(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
To reduce the difficulty or trouble of:
To dismiss is defined as to send someone away, or to disregard an idea or treat something as unworthy of consideration.
To make (a quantity) smaller.
To do away with; eliminate:
To calm or pacify (an emotion); set to rest:
(Archaic) To enlighten.
To operate or work (against)
To amuse; entertain
(Music) To reduce (a perfect or a minor interval) by a half step
(Cooking) To boil (a liquid) in order to decrease the volume and concentrate the flavors
To cause to be free of, to lose interest in, or to stop doing something:
To provide assistance, support, or relief to:
(Sports) To make a pass that leads directly towards scoring.
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.
To free of a burden or trouble:
To release from something that holds fast, connects, or entangles.
To free from a rule or obligation which applies to others; excuse; release
To set free; release or disentangle (from a net, difficulty, etc.)
To become less; decrease:
To palliate is to make something less painful or unpleasant, or to calm fears.
To treat (tightly curled hair) with a chemical solution so as to loosen the curls
To put back in proper condition; put right
To cause to be free from danger, imprisonment, or difficulty; save.
To sub is to substitute, to use someone or something instead of the person or object normally used.
To give such assistance
Exacerbate is defined as to make worse or more severe.
To make or become worse
To undermine, impede, or damage.
To deprive of courage, hope, or confidence; dishearten
To cause (the stomach) to feel ill.
To manage to get (along or through) in the face of trials and difficulties
To impose, as a load or burden; to lay or place as a burden (something heavy or objectionable).
To cause physical pain to; hurt:
The definition of harm is to hurt or damage something.
To cause damage to; impair:
To force (someone) to experience, endure, or do something:
To free from something bothersome or encumbering; relieve.
To relieve of a burden; free from a hindrance or annoyance
To free, clear, relieve, or disencumber, as of something undesirable
To free from or relieve of a burden or trouble:
To unnerve; disturb; upset
The definition of abet means to support or help with an action, usually an illegal one.
(Slang) To steal or rob, especially by shoplifting or pickpocketing.
To prepare and give out medicines.
Excuse is defined as to forgive, pardon or free from an obligation.
To use or supply with restraint:
To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
To manage, tend, or have charge of:
In addition; besides:
Salvage is defined as to save from something.
Salve is to sooth or heal using an ointment, or to give relief.
To relieve of care or suffering:
To annoy or exasperate:
- 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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