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Definition of Alleviate


  1. To lighten or lessen the force or weight of.
  2. To lighten or lessen (physical or mental troubles); to mitigate, or make easier to be endured; as, to alleviate sorrow, pain, care, etc. ; -- opposed to aggravate.
  3. To extenuate; to palliate.
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Alleviate Translations

alleviate in German is alleviate, lindern, mildern
alleviate in Latin is relevo
alleviate in Swedish is lindra, mildra