alleviate
alleviate
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to mitigate)
a. aliviar
I think two aspirin should alleviate the pain in your neck.Creo que dos aspirinas deberían aliviar tu dolor de cuello.
b. calmar
I got a massage today to alleviate the tension in my back.Hoy me dieron un masaje para calmar mi tensión de espalda.
c. paliar
Rather than finding measures to alleviate the problem, we should worry about preventing it.En vez de encontrar medidas para paliar el problema, deberíamos ocuparnos de prevenirlo.
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alleviate
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (pain, symptoms)
a. aliviar
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alleviate [əˈliːvɪeɪt]
transitive verb
aliviar; mitigar
Their energies were focussed on the alleviation of the refugees' misery there should be no alleviation of the sanctions policy against Iraq
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