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alleviate

Synonyms of alleviate in English:

verb

  • he couldn't prevent her pain, only alleviate it
    reduce, ease, relieve, take the edge off, deaden, dull, diminish, lessen, weaken, lighten, attenuate, allay, assuage, palliate, damp, soothe, help, soften, temper, control, still, quell, quieten, quiet, tone down, blunt, dilute, moderate, mitigate, modify, abate, lull, pacify, placate, mollify, sweeten
    rare extenuate
    [Antonyms] aggravate
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