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English definition of “relieved”

relieved

adjective uk   /rɪˈliːvd/ us  
B2 happy that something unpleasant has not happened or has ended: [+ to infinitive] I'm so relieved to find you - I thought you'd already gone. He was relieved to see Jeannie reach the other side of the river safely. [+ (that)] I'm relieved (that) you didn't tell her.Relieved and thankful
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