Nowadays, a great deal can be done to alleviate back pain.
|Simple Definition||to reduce the pain or trouble of (something) : to make (something) less painful, difficult, or severe|
|Part of speech||verb
|Popularity||Top 10% of words|
|Examples||Nowadays, a great deal can be done to alleviate back pain.
For decades, as you probably know, researchers have found that when you tell patients that you’re giving them medicine, many report that their symptoms are alleviated, even if they’re only taking sugar pills. —Daniel Zwerdling, Gourmet, August 2004
It is a verb word means make you feel better from your pain.
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