Relief - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Relief.

AID
ALLEVIATION
CURE
DOLE
SOLACE
SUB
SUCCOR
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AID
  1. the work of providing treatment for or attending to someone or something; "no medical care was required"; "the old car needs constant attention"
  2. the activity of contributing to the fulfillment of a need or furtherance of an effort or purpose; "he gave me an assist with the housework"; "could not walk without assistance"; "rescue party went to their aid"; "offered his help in unloading"
  3. a resource; "visual aids in teaching"
  4. money to support a worthy person or cause
  5. improve the condition of; "These pills will help the patient"
  6. give help or assistance; be of service; "Everyone helped out during the earthquake"; "Can you help me carry this table?"; "She never helps around the house"
ALLEVIATION
  1. the act of reducing something unpleasant (as pain or annoyance); "he asked the nurse for relief from the constant pain"
  2. the feeling that comes when something burdensome is removed or reduced; "as he heard the news he was suddenly flooded with relief"
CURE
  1. a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain
  2. provide a cure for, make healthy again; "The treatment cured the boy's acne";
  3. prepare by drying, salting, or chemical processing in order to preserve; "cure meats"
  4. be or become preserved; "the apricots cure in the sun"
  5. make (substances) hard and improve their usability; "cure resin"
DOLE
  1. money received from the state
  2. a share of money or food or clothing that has been charitably given
SOLACE
  1. give moral or emotional strength to
  2. the act of consoling; giving relief in affliction; "his presence was a consolation to her"
  3. the comfort you feel when consoled in times of disappointment; "second place was no consolation to him"
  4. comfort in disappointment or misery
SUB
  1. be a substitute; "The young teacher had to substitute for the sick colleague"; "The skim milk substitutes for cream--we are on a strict diet"
  2. a submersible warship usually armed with torpedoes
  3. a large sandwich made of a long crusty roll split lengthwise and filled with meats and cheese
SUCCOR
  1. help in a difficult situation
  2. assistance in time of difficulty; "the contributions provided some relief for the victims"
Clue Database Last Updated: 15/08/2018 9:00am

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