Synonyms for Relieve:

adj.

unburden (adjective)
unburden, unbosom.

n.

handle, work out, get through, overcome, shrug off, spell, carry off, cope, surmount, manage, substitute. change, diminish, make way (for), swap, replace, succeed, renew, decrease, divert, give way. untie, let someone go, enfranchise, unleash, succor, let out, boost. dispense. relieve (noun)
ease, unbosom, salvage, still, exempt, palliate, excuse, allay, salve, save, take over, alleviate, remedy, let off, assuage.

v.

aid (verb)
endow, support, aid, assist, motivate, abet, encourage, serve, tend, minister, mother, attend, foster, help, benefit, sustain, facilitate, fund.
alleviate (verb)
reduce, soothe, lessen, palliate, moderate, mitigate, allay.
console (verb)
reassure, commiserate, sympathize.
help; give assistance (verb)
spell, support, succor, sustain, aid, assist.
interrupt (verb)
recess, suspend, stop, postpone, snag, break, pause, interrupt, delay.
lighten (verb)
lighten, unload.
make less painful; let up on (verb)
cure, interrupt, lighten, calm, free, divert, quiet, allay, salve, assuage, mitigate, alleviate, palliate, soothe, ease, decrease, mollify, break, diminish, comfort, soften, moderate, console, appease.
pacify (verb)
ebb, defuse, quiet, reconcile, calm, pacify, soften, smooth, conciliate, quell, placate, compose, tranquilize, cool, hush, mollify, stabilize.
relieve (verb)
cure, remedy, lull, console, ease, alleviate, comfort, assuage, appease.
remove blame, responsibility (verb)
dismiss, discharge, release, disencumber, dispense, deliver, exempt, let off, absolve, unburden, excuse, privilege.
rescue (verb)
emancipate, extricate, save, rescue, deliver.
social (verb)
take over.

Other synonyms:

swap, unburden, disburden, substitute, renew, disencumber, deaden. change, numb. succeed. boost, dispense. shake. spell. assist
facilitate.
calm
placate.
cover
take over.
discharge
let out.
let-off
let off.
lighten
lighten.
revitalize
revitalize.
rid
disburden.
soothe
salve, soothe.
spell
spell.
substitute
substitute.
unburden
disencumber.

Usage examples for relieve

  1. Telling what happened seemed to relieve his tension. – Take the Reason Prisoner by John Joseph McGuire
  2. Let your daughter carry out her noble purpose, and thus relieve you from embarrassment. – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English