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Relieve

Antonyms for relieve:

aggravate, worsen.

Synonyms for relieve:

unburden (adjective)

unburden, unbosom.

Sense 1 (noun)

spell, substitute.

Sense 2 (noun)

renew, change, succeed, replace, swap.

Sense 5 (noun)

boost.

Sense 6 (noun)

dispense.

relieve (noun)

ease, palliate, remedy, excuse, allay, salvage, save, exempt, salve, let off, unbosom, assuage, alleviate, take over, still.

aid (verb)

benefit, foster, motivate, attend, facilitate, tend, sustain, mother, abet, aid, support, endow, minister, encourage, assist, fund, serve, help.

alleviate (verb)

moderate, reduce, palliate, soothe, lessen, allay, mitigate.

console (verb)

commiserate, sympathize, reassure.

help; give assistance (verb)

assist, aid, support, spell, sustain.

interrupt (verb)

break, suspend, recess, pause, postpone, interrupt, stop, snag, delay.

lighten (verb)

lighten, unload.

make less painful; let up on (verb)

brighten, allay, interrupt, moderate, soothe, alleviate, console, calm, ease, cure, break, mitigate, palliate, mollify, appease, assuage, soften, lighten, comfort, salve, quiet, free.

pacify (verb)

conciliate, calm, compose, tranquilize, cool, mollify, quell, stabilize, reconcile, hush, smooth, defuse, ebb, pacify, placate, soften, quiet.

relieve (verb)

alleviate, remedy, cure, comfort, console, assuage, lull, ease, appease.

remove blame, responsibility (verb)

disembarrass, dispense, let off, dismiss, release, discharge, disencumber, privilege, unburden, deliver, excuse, spare, exempt, absolve.

rescue (verb)

emancipate, deliver, rescue, extricate, save.

social (verb)

take over.

Sense 1

heal, represent, rotate, interchange, deaden, substitute, switch, renew, swap, sit in for, supersize, disencumber, disburden, make up for, unburden.

Sense 2

change, alternate, cooperate, numb.

Sense 3

revive, succeed.

Sense 4

bail out, trade, reverse.

Sense 6

boost, dispense.

Sense 7

shake.

Sense 8

spell.

Sense 10

act.

assist

facilitate.

calm

placate, quieten.

cover

take over, make up for.

decrease

slake.

let-off

let off.

lighten

lighten.

rid

disburden, disembarrass.

soothe

salve, soothe.

spell

spell.

substitute

substitute.

unburden

disencumber.

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