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English definition of “relief”


noun [U] (HAPPINESS)   /rɪˈlif/
a feeling of happiness that something unpleasant has not happened or has ended: She breathed a sigh of relief when she finished her exams. Relief also means the reduction or end of pain: Aspirin may give you some relief.
(Definition of relief noun (HAPPINESS) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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