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Word: palliate

Definition: ease pain (without curing); make less severe or offensive (a crime or illness)


More Vocab Words

::: unwitting - not knowing; unaware; unintentional; Ex. She was their unwitting accomplice; Ex. unwitting insult; CF. wit: know
::: exquisite - delicate; very finely made; extremely beautiful; Ex. exquisite piece of jewelry
::: monetary - pertaining to money
::: mettle - courage (to continue bravely in spite of difficulties); spirit; ADJ. mettlesome
::: abjure - renounce upon oath
::: atypical - not normal; not typical
::: agglomeration - collection; heap; V. agglomerate: gather into a rounded mass; N. aggolmeate: jumbled mass; heap
::: enigma - puzzle; mystery; ADJ. enigmatic: obscure; puzzling
::: fruitful - producing results; profitable; prolific; producing in abundance
::: bureaucracy - overregulated administrative system marked by red tape; ADJ. bureaucratic