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The meaning of Alleviate

Alleviate – definition

verb

Make (suffering, deficiency, or a problem) less severe.

Usage examples:

He couldn't prevent her pain, only alleviate it
verb

To make pain or problems less severe

Usage examples:

The medicine did nothing to alleviate her discomfort.

Alleviate translation into English

Alleviate: translate from English into Chinese

Translate alleviate into Chinese (Simplified)}
减轻, 缓和, 和缓

Alleviate: translate from English into Dutch

Translate alleviate into Dutch}
Verlichten, Verzachten, Lenigen, Stillen

Alleviate: translate from English into French

Translate alleviate into French}
Soulager, Alléger, Apaiser, Calmer

Alleviate: translate from English into German

Translate alleviate into German}
Lindern, Mildern, Erleichtern

Alleviate: translate from English into Hindi

Translate alleviate into Hindi}
कम, कम करना, हलका कर देना, धीमा करना, हलका करना, उपशमन करना, शान्त करना, हल्का करना, मंद करना

Alleviate: translate from English into Italian

Translate alleviate into Italian}
Alleviare, Attenuare, Mitigare, Lenire

Alleviate: translate from English into Korean

Translate alleviate into Korean}
덜다

Alleviate: translate from English into Russian

Translate alleviate into Russian}
Облегчить, Облегчать, Смягчать

Alleviate: translate from English into Spanish

Translate alleviate into Spanish}
Aliviar, Mitigar, Aligerar

Word origin

late Middle English: from late Latin alleviat- ‘lightened’, from the verb alleviare, from Latin allevare, from ad- ‘to’ + levare ‘raise’, influenced by levis ‘light’.

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