GRE Word List

ALLEVIATE

relieve

The meaning of the word alleviate is relieve.

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WordMeaning
incrustationa crust or hard coating
incommodiousnot commodious : inconvenient
conformistone who conforms : a person who behaves in accordance with prevailing standards or customs and typically dislikes or avoids unconventional behavior
stoica member of a school of philosophy founded by Zeno of Citium about 300 b.c.
upshotthe final result : outcome
blithelacking due thought or consideration : casual
consonantbeing in agreement or harmony : free from elements making for discord
rhapsodya portion of an epic poem adapted for recitation
waneto decrease in size, extent, or degree : dwindle
vantagea position giving a strategic advantage, commanding perspective, or comprehensive view