lessening or ending of pain, distress, etc.
thing that reduces tension, relieves monotony or brings pleasing variety
person taking over or following after another's turn of duty; bus, train, etc. supplementing a regular service
"as he heard the news he was suddenly flooded with relief"
"he enjoyed his relief from responsibility"
"getting it off his conscience gave him some ease"
"was the relief supposed to be protection from future harm or compensation for past injury?"
"the star had a stand-in for dangerous scenes"
"we need extra employees for summer fill-ins"
"the contributions provided some relief for the victims"
"people actually accomplish more when they take time for short rests"
"he has been on relief for many years"
"he asked the nurse for relief from the constant pain"
"he asked for troops for the relief of Atlanta"
It would be a relief to sit down and have a good cry.
出自： L. M. Montgomery
Mrs Pratchett was alive! The relief was tremendous.
出自： R. Dahl
To her great relief she..had not been sent back to school.
出自： J. Briggs
Some just hoped for relief from misery.
出自： R. Dinnage
The face of the block..is carved in relief.
出自： A. Ure