What does relieved mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. alleviated, eased, relieved(adj)

    (of pain or sorrow) made easier to bear

  2. jutting, projected, projecting, protruding, relieved, sticking(p), sticking out(p)(adj)

    extending out above or beyond a surface or boundary

    "the jutting limb of a tree"; "massive projected buttresses"; "his protruding ribs"; "a pile of boards sticking over the end of his truck"


  1. relieved(Adjective)

    Experiencing or exhibiting relief.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Relieved

    of Relieve

British National Corpus

  1. Adjectives Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'relieved' in Adjectives Frequency: #900

How to pronounce relieved?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say relieved in sign language?

  1. relieved


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of relieved in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of relieved in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of relieved in a Sentence

  1. Takeo Aoyama:

    I feel really relieved now that I have been brought back in a speedy manner like this on a chartered flight.

  2. Martin Cruz Smith on being asked how he liked the movie version of his novel Gorky Park.:

    It was like passing the scene of a highway accident and being relieved to learn that nobody had been seriously injured.

  3. Chris Kilham:

    There’s excellent evidence of gout being relieved by black cherry.

  4. Marine Corps:

    Neary was relieved due to a loss of trust and confidence in his ability to serve in command.

  5. La Stella:

    San Francisco is where I wanted to be, so I'm very relieved we were able to get it done, the third year was important. I felt like wherever I went I wanted to be able to be there for a few years and to be a part of something.

Images & Illustrations of relieved

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    an utterance expressing pain or disapproval
    • A. embark
    • B. distinguish
    • C. observe
    • D. moan

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