Synonyms for

Synonyms (Grouped by Similarity of Meaning) of verb relieve

Sense 1:
relieve, alleviate, palliate, assuage
better, improve, amend, ameliorate, meliorate
Sense 2:
take over, relieve
free, discharge
Sense 3:
exempt, relieve, free

Sense 4:
still, allay, relieve, ease
comfort, soothe, console, solace
Sense 5:
salvage, salve, relieve, save
rescue, deliver
Sense 6:
unbosom, relieve
Sense 7:
remedy, relieve
treat, care for
Sense 8:
rid, free, disembarrass
Sense 9:
Sense 10:
excuse, relieve, let off, exempt
absolve, justify, free
Sense 11:
relieve, lighten
Similarity of adj relieved

2 senses of relieved

Sense 1:
alleviated, eased, relieved
mitigated (vs. unmitigated)
Sense 2:
jutting, projected, projecting, protruding, relieved, sticking(predicate), sticking out(predicate)
protrusive (vs. intrusive) © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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