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alleviate
used in True Believer by Sparks

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Definition
to lessen something that is bad — especially to lessen pain
  • He wanted to hear her concerns and alleviate them; he wanted to hold her and kiss her and convince her that he would find a way to make their relationship work, no matter how hard that might be.
    Chapter Seventeen (20% in)

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