Meaning of “relieved” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective uk us /rɪˈliːvd/

B2 feeling happy because something unpleasant did not happen or you are not worried about something any more:

[ + (that) ] I'm just relieved that she's safe and well.
[ + to do sth ] I heard a noise and was relieved to find that it was only a cat.

(Definition of “relieved” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)