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Synonyms and antonyms for relief

1. relief (n.)

the feeling that comes when something burdensome is removed or reduced

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2. relief (n.)

the condition of being comfortable or relieved (especially after being relieved of distress)

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3. relief (n.)

(law) redress awarded by a court

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4. relief (n.)

assistance in time of difficulty

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5. relief (n.)

someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult)

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6. relief (n.)

the act of reducing something unpleasant (as pain or annoyance)

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7. relief (n.)

a change for the better

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8. relief (n.)

aid for the aged or indigent or handicapped

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10. relief (n.)

sculpture consisting of shapes carved on a surface so as to stand out from the surrounding background

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