aliviar

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Galician[edit]

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From Latin alleviāre, present active infinitive of alleviō.

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aliviar (first-person singular present alivio, first-person singular preterite aliviei, past participle aliviado)

  1. (transitive) to relieve, ease, alleviate
    Synonyms: acalmar, atenuar, mitigar
  2. (transitive) to lighten
    Synonym: alixeirar
  3. (euphemistic) to steal
  4. (takes a reflexive pronoun) to shit
    Synonym: facer de corpo
  5. (intransitive) to calm down
    Synonym: amainar
  6. (impersonal, of the weather) to clear up
    Synonyms: amainar, escampar

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin alleviāre, present active infinitive of alleviō. Doublet of aligerar.

Verb[edit]

aliviar (first-person singular present indicative alivio, past participle aliviado)

  1. to relieve, ease, alleviate
  2. to lighten
  3. (euphemistic) to steal

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For quotations using this term, see Citations:aliviar.


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin alleviāre, present active infinitive of alleviō. Doublet of aligerar.

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  • IPA(key): /aliˈbjaɾ/, [a.liˈβ̞jaɾ]

Verb[edit]

aliviar (first-person singular present alivio, first-person singular preterite alivié, past participle aliviado)

  1. (transitive) to lighten
    Synonym: aligerar
  2. (transitive) to relieve, alleviate, unburden
    Me alivia.I am relieved.

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