Definitions for palliate

Definitions for (verb) palliate

Main entry: relieve, palliate, assuage, alleviate

Definition: provide physical relief, as from pain

Usage: This pill will relieve your headaches

Main entry: extenuate, palliate, mitigate

Definition: lessen or to try to lessen the seriousness or extent of

Usage: The circumstances extenuate the crime

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