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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Provide physical relief, as from pain; Lessen or to try to lessen the seriousness or extent of.

Usage examples (31)
  • Sometimes it is a very dangerous act to palliate symptoms.
  • "Oh, make no attempt to palliate it," Gnecco interrupted.
  • 'The guilt of an Order cannot palliate the massacre of its
  • Englishman must shudder, and which no one will venture to palliate. for more
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