To relieve

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Definition

to relieve: to alleviate, to relax, to comfort, to calm
verb
I'm relieved! I was worried but now I am reassured!

Examples

  • "I know you will all be very relieved that I won't be asking to sleep on your sofa any more!"
  • "Roberto dos Santos de Espiritu de Jesus was so relieved to receive the shipment that he decided to buy three times as many units at a higher price than before."
  • "Trey : I was so relieved when your secretary told me you were running late as well."
  • "Fred Farmer : Oh, I'm relieved to hear you get those e-mails too!"

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