Examples of relieved in a Sentence
I was relieved to hear that you're feeling better.
He was greeted at the door by his much relieved mother.
Recent Examples of relieved from the Web
A Boise police officer dispatched to the scene relieved Gabbitas, and then paramedics took over.
While relieved, Samaria Rice wishes Loehmann would have been fired for killing her son.
At exactly the same time, Met Ed relieved pressure in the auxiliary building by venting radioactive steam into the air.
In the third game, which Utah lost 13-12, Viramontes relieved starter Katie Donovan, but got rocked for six hits and seven runs in 2.2 innings.
But on the other hand, feeling relieved that this didn’t actually happen just makes the in-development Han Solo prequel feel all the more unnecessary.
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Definition of relieved for English Language Learners
: feeling relaxed and happy because something difficult or unpleasant has been stopped, avoided, or made easier : feeling relief
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