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It's a huge relief to know that everyone is safe.
To her relief, someone had found the keys and turned them in.
a shipment of relief supplies bound for the Sudan
The storms continued all night, and the next morning brought no relief.
Last night's unexpected win will bring much-needed relief to the team's coach.
This is the American English definition of relief. View British English definition of relief.
if a cat purrs, it makes a continuous quiet low sound because it is happy
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