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Definition of the adjective alleviative

What does alleviative mean as an attribute of a noun?

adjective

  1. moderating pain or sorrow by making it easier to bear

Alternative definition of the adjective alleviative

adjective

  1. That alleviates pain; palliative

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Google previewSchirmer's Complete Rhyming Dictionary (2010)

by Paul Zollo

abusive accumulative accusative acquisitive active adaptive addictive additive adhesive adjective adjudicative adjunctive administrative admissive adoptive adversative affective affirmative afflictive agglutinative aggressive alleviative.

Google previewRandom House Webster's Rhyming Dictionary (2008)

by Random House

accumulative, administrative, agglutinative, alleviative, alliterative, appreciative , argumentative, assimilative. associative, authoritative, coagulative, commemorative, commiserative, communicative, confederative, cooperative, corroborative, ...

Google previewNuttall's spelling bee guide, condensed from Nuttall's standard pronouncing dictionary, Warne's ed (1876)

by P Austin Nuttall

Alleviative, al- U-ve-a-tiv — palliative ; mitigating. Alliaceous, al-le-a'-shus — pertaining to garlic.

Google previewThe Gentlemlen's Lexicon; Or, A Pocket Dictionary, Containing Nearly Every Work in the English Language (1835)

Being Also Particularly Adapted to the Use of Academies and Schools by William Grimshaw

alleviative. AL'EEY. s. A narrow walk or Street. ALLIANCE. s. State of being allied. ALLIGATION. s. Act of binding together; the arithmetical rule which teaches ...

Google previewThe Imperial Dictionary of the English Language (1898)

A Complete Encyclopaedic Lexicon, Literary, Scientific and Technological by John Ogilvie

Alleviative ...

Google previewThe National Standard Dictionary (1883)

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 ...

Google previewThe Ladies' Lexicon, and Parlour Companion (1829)

Containing Nearly Every Word in the English Language, and Exhibiting the Plurals of Nouns and the Participles of Verbs; Being Also Particularly Adapted to the Use of Academies and Schools

alleviative. ALLEY. s. A narrow walk or Street. ALLIANCE. s. State of being allied. ALLIGATION. s. Act of binding together; the arithmetical rule which teaches ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia Americana (1903)

A General Dictionary of the Arts and Sciences, Literature, History, Biography, Geography, Etc., of the World; Editor-in-chief, Frederick Converse Beach ... Managing Editor, Forrest Morgan ... Assistant Editors, Nathan Haskell Dole ... Edward Thomas Roe ... Thomas Campbell Copeland ... by Frederick Converse Beach, Forrest Morgan, George Edwin Rines, E. T. Roe, Nathan Haskell Dole, Thomas Campbell Copeland

The disease is chronic and the treatment purely alleviative. See ARTHRITIS; RHEUMATISM. Arthro'dia. See Jom'rs. Ar'thromere. See MORPHOLOGY.

Google previewA Dictionary of Medicine Including General Pathology, General Therapeutics, Hygiene, and the Diseases Peculiar to Women and Children (1884)

by Sir Richard Quain (bart.)

The local treatment of eczema should be alleviative in the acute forms and stages of the affection, and stimulant in its chronic forms.

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Alleviative Meaning

Video shows what alleviative means. That alleviates pain, palliative. Alleviative Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio dictionary. How to say alleviative.

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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