alleviate
Pronunciation
  • IPA: /əˈli.vi.eɪt/
Verb

alleviate (alleviates, present participle alleviating; past and past participle alleviated)

  1. (transitive) To make less severe, as a pain or difficulty.
    Alcohol is often a cheap tool to alleviate the stress of a hard day.
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