how to pronounce relieve


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The above transcription of relieve is a detailed (narrow) transcription according to the rules of the International Phonetic Association. You can find a description of each symbol by clicking the phoneme buttons in the secction below.

relieve is pronounced in two syllables

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An example use of relieve in a speech by a native speaker of american english:

“… Mussolini who wanted to relieve Italy of …”

meaning of relieve

Relieve means to take away or lessen the severity of.

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