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alleviate
used in Great Expectations

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to lessen something that is bad — especially to lessen pain
  • My depression was not alleviated by the announcement, for, I had supposed that establishment to be an hotel kept by Mr. Barnard, to which the Blue Boar in our town was a mere public-house.
    Chapter 21 (31% in)

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