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Meaning of “relieved” in the English Dictionary

"relieved" in British English

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relievedadjective

uk   us   /rɪˈliːvd/
B2 happy that something ​unpleasant has not ​happened or has ​ended: [+ to infinitive] I'm so relieved tofind you - I ​thought you'd already gone. He was relieved tosee Jeannie ​reach the other ​side of the ​riversafely. [+ (that)] I'm relieved (that) you didn't ​tell her.

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(Definition of relieved from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"relieved" in American English

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relievedadjective

 us   /rɪˈlivd/
happy that something ​unpleasant has not ​happened or has ​ended: She was ​immensely relieved when the ​medicaltestproved to be ​negative.
(Definition of relieved from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “relieved”
in Arabic مُرْتاح…
in Korean 안도하는…
in Portuguese aliviado…
in Catalan alleujat…
in Japanese ほっとした, 安心して…
in Chinese (Simplified) 宽慰的, 放心的, 解脱的…
in Turkish rahatlamış, ferahlamış…
in Russian чувствующий облегчение…
in Chinese (Traditional) 寬慰的, 放心的, 解脫的…
in Italian sollevato…
in Polish spokojny, uspokojony…
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