To lessen the severity or oppressiveness of:
To remove obstructions or entanglements from; clear:
To free from a rule or obligation which applies to others; excuse; release
To set free from the consequences of sin; redeem:
To save from loss or destruction.
To lessen, as in discomfort, pressure, or stress:
Allay is defined as to settle or calm someone or something.
Without movement; motionlessly:
To confide (one's thoughts or feelings).
To cure or heal, as with medicine
To lessen the pain or severity of without actually curing; alleviate; ease
To lessen or reduce:
To pour forth, emit, or release contents.
Of letters: to compose (a word). [from 19th c.]
To dismiss from an office or position.
To loosen; to relax; to remove the obligation of.
(Informal) To get away from or rid of
To relieve (oneself or one's soul, mind, etc.) by revealing or disclosing (something hard to bear, as guilt)
Rid is defined as to free or clear of something.
To get rid of a burden
Out of the way; completely away:
To refrain from; avoid or resist. Used with can or cannot:
Succor is defined as to help or give assistance.
Substitute means to use something instead of the originally needed item or to have a person do something for another.
To release from intense concentration, hard work, worry, etc.; give rest to
To redress is defined as to fix something that was wrong.
To operate or work (against)
To dismiss is defined as to send someone away, or to disregard an idea or treat something as unworthy of consideration.
To get free from a tangle
(Intransitive) To release or loosen from something that binds, holds, entangles, or interlocks; unfasten; detach; disentangle; free.
To give religious absolution to
To cause to be free of, to lose interest in, or to stop doing something.
To make feel less sad or disappointed; comfort
To reduce is to make something smaller or to become or feel smaller, or forcing someone into a less desirable position.
(Music) To reduce (a perfect or minor interval) by a semitone.
To undermine or reduce the strength, morale, or resistance of.
(Law) To help; aid
To save or free (a person) from something
To give or deal out, especially in parts or portions:
To urge others to support; promote
The definition of condemn is to state that someone or something is wrong or evil or to sentence to punishment.
The definition of accuse is to say another person is at fault for doing something wrong.
To accuse of being at fault; condemn (for something); censure
To do physical harm or damage to; hurt
To do harm to; hurt, damage, etc.
To have or produce a feeling of physical pain or discomfort:
To have or cause pain
To make worse or more troublesome:
To trouble is to cause pain, distress or worry.
To touch or handle something nervously or persistently:
To prevent or try to prevent by disapproving or raising objections or obstacles
To increase the severity, violence, or bitterness of; aggravate:
To maintain records in:
To decrease is defined as to make something smaller or fewer or to become smaller or fewer.
Increase is defined as to become bigger or greater.
Find another word for relieving. In this page you can discover 69 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for relieving, like: lightening, freeing, exempting, saving, salvaging, easing, allaying, stilling, unbosoming, excusing and remedying.