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Definition of the adjective alleviative
What does alleviative mean as an attribute of a noun?
- moderating pain or sorrow by making it easier to bear
Alternative definition of the adjective alleviative
- That alleviates pain; palliative
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by Sidney L. Landau
palliative, lenitive, relieving, alleviative, sedative, assuasive, balmy, emollient, demulcent, healing, helpful, easeful, calming, restful, relaxing. ant. irritating, exacerbating, hurtful, painful, ...
The Oratorical Dictionary (1835)
by John Newland Maffitt
alleviative. ALLI'ANCE. s. Union hetween families or nations; the league or treaty hetween individuals. ALLIGATION. s. Act of hinding together; ...
by Paul Zollo
adversative affective affirmative afflictive agglutinative aggressive alleviative alliterative allusive alternative ameliorative annotative anticipative antidepressive applicative appointive appositive appreciative apprehensive approbative ...
by S. Fallows
Light, trifling, trivial, agile, active, quick, brisk, joyous, alleviative, consolatory, inspiriting, animating, buoyant. Hector. v. SYN. Bully, swagger, annoy, blaster, boast, vaunt, harass, threaten, tease, worry. ANT. Cower, shrink, hide, skulk, abscond.
A Pronouncing Lexicon of the English Language
ALLEVIATIVE, ii-tiv, a., palliative. — s., that -vhich mitigates. ALLEY, al'-le, s , a narrow passage. | ALL-FOURS, awl-foarz', s., a game | at ...
Being Also Particularly Adapted to the Use of Academies and Schools
alleviative. AL'LEY. s. A narrow walk or ALLI'ANCE. s. State of being al lied. ALLIGATION- s. Act of binding together; the arithmetical rule which teaches to ...
by Philip D. Morehead
alleviative, lenitive, anodyne, paregoric, analgesic, [local or general] anesthetic, narcotic, morphine, codeine, sleeping pills; Novocaine, Xylocaine, etc. See RELIEF, INSENSIBILITY. painless,adj.
by Wilhelm Kirch
Notably, such alleviative emergency competencies are also granted by law. In addition to these procedural requirements, administrative agencies have to follow substantive decisionmaking rules. These substantive requirements are ...
The rhymers' lexicon (1971)
by Andrew Loring, George Saintsbury
gratis abrogativo accelerative accumulative administrative agglomeratìve agglutinative aggregative agitative alleviative.
by Random House
accumulative, administrative, agglutinative, alleviative, alliterative, appreciative , argumentative, assimilative. associative, authoritative, coagulative, commemorative, commiserative, communicative, confederative, cooperative, corroborative, ...
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Scrabble value of A1L1L1E1V4I1A1T1I1V4E1
The value of this 11-letter word is 17 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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