Relieve in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Relieve

To ease (a person, person's thoughts etc.) from mental distress; to stop (someone) feeling anxious or worried, to alleviate the distress of. [from 14th c.] | To ease (someone, a part of the body etc.) or give relief from physical pain or discomfort. [from 14th c.] | To alleviate (pain, distress, mental discomfort etc.). [from 14th c.] | To provide comfort or assistance to (someone in need, especially in poverty). [from 14th c.] | (obsolete) To lift up; to raise again. [15th-17th c.]

Short Sentences for Relieve

  • 1. It seemed to plumb relieve him. 🔊
  • 2. Another conductor was called to relieve him. 🔊
  • 3. What though his death relieve my povertie? 🔊
  • 4. Now you go ahead and relieve my anxiety. 🔊
  • 5. I tried to relieve his mind upon that point. 🔊
  • 6. I dare say; it would relieve him of a burthen. 🔊
  • 7. Jack was talking rapidly, as if to relieve the tension of the situation. 🔊
  • 8. Not a single object stood out to relieve the monotony of that desert of grass. 🔊
  • 9. Rome must periodically relieve itself in this manner, or burst. 🔊
  • 10. Once again, in January, 1797, Alvinzi tried to relieve Mantua. 🔊

How to use Relieve in Sentences?

  • 1. He was already trying to relieve her of her largest bag and one or two bundles. 🔊
  • 2. Polishing would probably also relieve them of their present rather heavy effect. 🔊
  • 3. If he could not relieve it, he felt constrained to shut his eyes to it and to flee from it. 🔊
  • 4. They were there, to give it interest and charm, but they seemed to relieve it of all monotony. 🔊
  • 5. Every measure to relieve their fears was denied, every measure to heighten them was pursued. 🔊
  • 6. He met her, laughing just enough to relieve the tension of which both for an instant were conscious. 🔊
  • 7. Again they went to relieve guard, and again they found the sentinel dead and scalped as the one before him. 🔊
  • 8. Surprised and alarmed, he plunged his arm into the pickle-tub in the kitchen to relieve the pain of the burn. 🔊