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relieve
British English: /rɪˈliːv/
American English: /rəˈliv/

Translation of relieve in German:

transitive verb

  • 2
    (release from duty) (Wache, Truppen)
  • 3relieve somebody
    (of task, duty)
    jemanden entbinden
    of von (of responsibility, load)
    jemandem abnehmen
    of Akk. (from debt)
    jemandem erlassen
    from Akk. (of burden, duty, from sorrow, worry)
    jemanden befreien
    of, from von
    relieve somebody's mind of doubt
    jemandem die Zweifel nehmen
  • 4relieve somebody of something [humorous]
    (steal from)
    jemanden um etwas erleichtern
    [humorous]
  • 5relieve one's feelings
    seinen Gefühlen Luft machen
  • 6relieve oneself
    (empty the bladder or bowels)
    sich erleichtern
    [euphemistic]
  • 7 (release from a post)
    of, from von
    (dismiss)
    of, from Gen.
    relieve somebody from duty or of his post or office or duties
    jemanden ablösen

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