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relief
rɪ'liːf
Main
English Definition
(名) As a noun
  1. The act of reducing something unpleasant (as pain or annoyance).
  2. The act of freeing a city or town that has been besieged.
  3. Aid for the aged or indigent or handicapped.
  4. Assistance in time of difficulty.
  5. Sculpture consisting of shapes carved on a surface so as to stand out from the surrounding background.
  6. A change for the better.
  7. The feeling that comes when something burdensome is removed or reduced.
  8. Someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult).
  9. Redress awarded by a court.
  10. The condition of being comfortable or relieved (especially after being relieved of distress).
  11. A pause for relaxation.
Hyphenationre•lief
Part of Speech(名) noun
Matching Results
减轻jiǎnqīngto lighten; to ease; to alleviate
解除jiěchúto remove; to sack; to get rid of; to relieve (somebody of their duties); to free; to lift (an embargo); to rescind (an agreement)
救济jiùjìemergency relief; to help the needy with cash or goods
安慰ānwèito comfort; to console
调剂tiáojìto adjust; to balance; to make up a medical prescription
浮雕fúdiāorelief sculpture
换班huànbānto change shift; the next work shift; to relieve (a workman on the previous shift); to take over the job
地貌dìmàorelief; landform (geology)
均差jūnchārelief (i.e. height of land in geography)
释怀shìhuáito release (tension); relief (from suspense); to dispel (usu. with negative, unable to forget)
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