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Definition of the noun alleviator

What does alleviator mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: alleviators

  1. a therapist who makes suffering more endurable
    • lexical domain: People - nouns denoting people
    • more generic words: healer / therapist = a person skilled in a particular type of therapy
  2. remedy that alleviates pain without curing

Alternative definition of the noun alleviator


  1. That who or which alleviates.

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Google previewMedical Lexicon (1874)

A Dictionary of Medical Science ... by Robley Dunglison

Alleviator, (ad, and levare, ' to raise.') An instrument for raising invalids, invented by Mr. Jenks, of Rhode Island.

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

alleviation, alleviator; adj. alleviaiive. ALTjEY. s. A narrow walk or ALLIANCE, s. State of being allied. ALLIGATION, s. Act of binding together; the arithmetical rule which teaches to adjust ...

Google previewA Romanized Hindūstānī and English Dictionary (1880)

by Nathaniel Brice

GHAMGUSAR, an alleviator of grief, an intimate friend. GHAMorBAui, s.f. alleviation of grief, friendship. (!n AMI, adj. sorrowful, grieved : s. f. grief, sorrow. Uu AM KAHNA, to lament, to grieve. GHAM KBANA, to grieve, to mourn, to have patience.

Google previewA Dictionary, Hindūstānī and English (1817)

by John Shakespear

ghamm-gusār, An alleviator of grief, a * A. U*A* ghawāmi, s. Plur. (of Usas) obse" fident, an intimate friend. e: ghamm- gin, Sorrowful. .* ghamm-ginzi, s. f. Sorrow. c:\--> ghamm-nāk, adj. Sorrowful.

Google previewUltimate Visual Dictionary (2017)

by DK

Engine aft bulkhead Wing containing fuel tank behind exhaust outlet gust alleviator ...

Google previewThe Doubleday Roget's Thesaurus in Dictionary Form (2009)

by Sidney L. Landau

absorber, cushion, mattress, pillow, intermediate, alleviator, moderator ...

Google previewThe Standard Dictionary of English Slang

Alleviator— A drink. — &tfcfl-. Alley— A special sort of boy's marble. Alley, The Alley— Change Alley, city of London. Alls— R, All Nations (1) Allspice— A grocer . StlslfSJ. Alma Mater — The place cf one's education: properly, one'g universtty.

Google previewThe Ladies' Lexicon, and Parlour Companion ... (1846)

Being Also Particularly Adapted to the Use of Academies and Schools

alleviation, alleviator ; adj. 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 ...

Google previewDictionary of the Slang-English of Australia and of Some Mixed Languages (1892)

by Karl August Lentzner

Alleviator (Australian), a drink; refreshment.

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The value of this 10-letter word is 13 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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