Examples of reliever in a Sentence
pain relievers like aspirin and ibuprofen
Exercise is a good stress reliever.
Recent Examples of reliever from the Web
Grizzlies (29-61) reliever Tanner Cable (4-4) fielded the ball and threw to third in an attempt for the force out, but the ball glanced off the glove of third baseman Joel McKeithan, allowing Oldham to score the game’s winning run.
By the top of the ninth, the Rays had piled on another four runs against reliever Kevin McCarthy.
New York reliever Tommy Kahnle threw at Detroit star Miguel Cabrera, which led to his immediate ejection—along with his manager, Joe Girardi.
Staten Island added its final run in the seventh by triple and wild pitch against Aberdeen reliever Nick Vespi.
T-Bolts rookie reliever Josh Glick wrapped up his four-year career there this spring.
As Daniel R. Goldberg writes for Distillations, using salicylic acid as a pain reliever is something that goes back for thousands of years.
But a manufactured run in the eighth off reliever Jarlin Garcia allowed the Nationals to hand the Marlins a 3-2 loss — their third in four games.
Frazier may have been the headliner of this deal, but there’s a good chance the two relievers coming to the Bronx have a bigger impact on the team’s success this season.
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Definition of reliever for English Language Learners
: something that relieves pain, stress, etc.
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