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alleviateverb [T]

uk   us   /əˈliː.vi.eɪt/ formal
(Definition of alleviate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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alleviateverb [T]

 us   /əˈli·viˌeɪt/
to make ​pain or ​problems less ​severe: The ​medicine did nothing to alleviate her ​discomfort.
(Definition of alleviate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “alleviate”
in Spanish aliviar…
in Vietnamese làm giảm…
in Malaysian melegakan…
in Thai ทำให้บรรเทา…
in French soulager…
in German erleichtern…
in Chinese (Simplified) 减轻, 缓和,缓解…
in Turkish hafifletmek, etkisini azaltmak…
in Russian облегчать…
in Indonesian meredakan, mengurangi…
in Chinese (Traditional) 減輕, 緩和,緩解…
in Polish łagodzić…
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