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relieved

adjective

Simple Definition of relieved

  • : feeling relaxed and happy because something difficult or unpleasant has been stopped, avoided, or made easier : feeling relief

Full Definition of relieved

  1. :  experiencing or showing relief especially from anxiety or pent-up emotions

re·liev·ed·ly play \-ˈlē-vəd-lē\ adverb

Examples of relieved

  1. I was relieved to hear that you're feeling better.

  2. He was greeted at the door by his much relieved mother.



1850

First Known Use of relieved

1850

Rhymes with relieved



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