RELIEVE, ease, alleviate, mitigate, palliate, soothe; salve; soften, - down; foment, stupe, poultice; assuage, allay, abirritate.
remedy; cure (restore) [See Restoration]; refresh; pour balm into, pour oil on.
smooth the ruffled brow of care, temper the wind to the shorn lamb, lay the flattering unction to ones soul.
CHEER, comfort, console; enliven; encourage, bear up, pat on the back, give comfort, set at ease; gladden -, cheer- the heart; inspirit, invigorate.
DISBURDEN (free) [See Facility]; take off a load of care.
BE RELIEVED; breathe more freely, draw a long breath; take comfort; dry the eyes, dry the tears, wipe the eyes, wipe away the tears; pull oneself together.