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1. alleviated, eased, relieved

(of pain or sorrow) made easier to bear

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to make (pain, sorrow, etc) easier to bear; lessen; relieve

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verb transitiveWord forms: alˈleviˌated or alˈleviˌating
to make less hard to bear; lighten or relieve (pain, suffering, etc.)
to reduce or decrease
to alleviate poverty

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tr.v. al·le·vi·at·ed, al·le·vi·at·ing, al·le·vi·ates
1. To make (pain, for example) less intense or more bearable: a drug that alleviates cold symptoms. See Synonyms at relieve.
2. To lessen or reduce: alleviate unemployment.

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