relevar de

relevar de(
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A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (to dismiss from)
a. to relieve of
La ministra fue relevada de su cargo por malversación de fondos.The minister was relieved of her office for misappropriation of public funds.
b. to remove from
Le relevaron de su puesto sin darle ninguna explicación.He was removed from his post without being given any reason.
2. (to exempt from)
a. to relieve of
Pidió a sus superiores que lo relevaran de algunas de sus obligaciones alegando que estaba muy estresado.He asked his superiors to relieve him of some of his duties on the grounds that he was very stressed.
b. to free from
A causa de mi lesión, mis jefes me relevaron de todas las tareas físicas.Because of my injury, my bosses freed me from all physical tasks.
c. to exonerate from
Los nobles relevaron al rey de su promesa pero le impusieron ciertas condiciones.The nobles exonerated the king from his promise but imposed certain conditions.
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