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  Definition of palliate
  1. provide physical relief, as from pain; "This pill will relieve your headaches"
  2. lessen or to try to lessen the seriousness or extent of; "The circumstances extenuate the crime"
Similar Words: relieve, alleviate, assuage, extenuate, mitigate

 

Hyponyms: soothe, comfort, ease

 

Derivational Morphology: relief, alleviation, assuagement, palliation, easing, easement, alleviator, palliative, alleviant, extenuation, mitigation

 

Anagrams: tailpipe

 

 
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