1. [ noun ] a change for the better
Synonyms: relief moderation
Related terms: change disembarrassment breath_of_fresh_air facilitate
2. [ noun ] the act of reducing something unpleasant (as pain or annoyance)
Synonyms: relief easement alleviation

"he asked the nurse for relief from the constant pain"

Related terms: decrease palliation spasmolysis liberalization detente relieve comfort
Similar spelling:   easiness