Detailed Translations for relief from English to French


relief [the ~] noun

  1. the relief (alto-relievo)
    le relief
  2. the relief
    le soulagement; l'adoucissement
  3. the relief
    l'atténuation; le soulagement; l'allégement; le déchargement; le ramollissement; l'adoucissement
  4. the relief (breathe more freely)
    le soulagement
  5. the relief (social security; payment; welfare; dole)
  6. the relief (aid; assistance; helpfulness; help)
    l'assistance; l'aide; le secours; le soutien; le coup de main; l'aide sociale; l'aide familiale
  7. the relief (liberation; rescue; release)
    la libération; la délivrance
  8. the relief (deduction; rebate; allowance)
    la déduction; la remise; la réduction; le décompte; le rabais
  9. the relief (appeasing; appeasement; soothing; )
    la détente; l'apaisement; la relaxation; la pensée rassurante
  10. the relief (rescue)
  11. the relief (assistance; support; welfare; social security)
    l'assistance; le service
  12. the relief (aid; assistance)
  13. the relief (comfort; encouragement; consolation)
    la consolation; le réconfort; l'encouragement
  14. the relief (social security; welfare; social assistance; )

Translation Matrix for relief:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
Assistance sociale benefit; dole; relief; social assistance; social security; unemployment benefit; welfare social assistance
adoucissement relief alleviation; assuagement; moderation; modification; softening; tempering
aide aid; assistance; help; helpfulness; relief aid; anchor; assistance; assistant; auxiliairy staff; bystander; clerk; crutch; footman; hand; help; helper; helpful; indication; lead; mainstay; maintenance service; pointer; provision of services; second servant; services; social work; starting point; suggestion; support; valet; welfare work
aide familiale aid; assistance; help; helpfulness; relief home help; homemaker; social security; supplementary benefit
aide sociale aid; assistance; help; helpfulness; relief anchor; crutch; home help; mainstay; social security; supplementary benefit; welfare
allocation dole; payment; relief; social security; welfare allocation; allotment; allowance; appropriation; arrogation; assumption; memory allocation; relief regulations; social security
allocation de chômage dole; payment; relief; social security; welfare social security; unemployment benefit; unemployment compensation; unemployment pay
allégement relief bowel motion; bowel movement; defecation; excrement; faeces; feces; relieve; unburdening
apaisement allaying; appeasement; appeasing; calming; calming down; pacifying; quieting; relaxation; relief; soothing; steadying blowing out; raging out
assistance aid; assistance; help; helpfulness; relief; social security; support; welfare accompaniment; aid; assistance; attendance; care; escort; guard; help; maintenance service; nursing; persons present; provision; provision of services; service; services; social work; support; turnout; welfare work
atténuation relief attenuation; enervation; enfeeblement; fade; weakening
consolation comfort; consolation; encouragement; relief comfort; consolation; solace
coup de main aid; assistance; help; helpfulness; relief blow; lash; slap; smack; stroke; swipe
déchargement relief bang; blast; boom; bowel motion; bowel movement; defecation; discharge; discharging; draining; electric discharge; emptying; excrement; explosion; faeces; feces; offloading; relieve; sudden explosion; unburdening; unloading
décompte allowance; deduction; rebate; relief account; count; count down; counting; settlement of an account
déduction allowance; deduction; rebate; relief deduction; discount; drop in prices; fall; price-cut; rebate; recession; reduction; sell short; softness; subtraction; weakness
délivrance liberation; release; relief; rescue birth; bliss; childbirth; confinement; delight; deliverance; delivering; delivery; distribution; granting; happiness; issue; liberation; redemption; release; rescue; salvation; turning out
détente allaying; appeasement; appeasing; calming; calming down; pacifying; quieting; relaxation; relief; soothing; steadying break; cock; fading; flagging; intermission; interval; pause; recreation; resistance; slackening; trigger
encouragement comfort; consolation; encouragement; relief boost; cheer; cheers; consolation; drive; encouragement; encouraging; help; impelling; impetus; impulse; incentive; incitement; inciting; momentum; putting on; spur; stay; stimulant; stimulation; stimulus; support; switching on; thrill; turning on; turning up; urging; urging on
levée d'un siège relief; rescue
libération liberation; release; relief; rescue absolution; amnesty; bliss; delight; deliverance; discharge; dismissal; happiness; liberating; liberation; manumission; pardon; redemption; release; releasing; remission; rescue; salvation
pensée rassurante allaying; appeasement; appeasing; calming; calming down; pacifying; quieting; relaxation; relief; soothing; steadying allaying; appeasement; appeasing; benefit; calming; calming down; pacifying; quieting; relieve; social assistance; social security; soothing; steadying; unemployment benefit; welfare
rabais allowance; deduction; rebate; relief cut; deduction; detraction; discount; rebate; reduction
ramollissement relief softening
relaxation allaying; appeasement; appeasing; calming; calming down; pacifying; quieting; relaxation; relief; soothing; steadying recreation
relief alto-relievo; relief emboss
remise allowance; deduction; rebate; relief barn; coach-house; consignment; construction shed; cut; deduction; delivery; den; depository; depot; discount; dispatch; distribution; extradition; granting; handing over; hangar; hovel; hut; introduction; issue; larder; offer; pantry; presentation; rebate; remittance; sending; sending in; shanty; shed; site hut; store; storehouse; storeroom; supplies; supply; warehouse; yielding
réconfort comfort; consolation; encouragement; relief cheers; comfort; consolation; encouragement; encouraging; help; putting on; solace; stay; stimulation; support; switching on; turning on; turning up; urging; urging on
réduction allowance; deduction; rebate; relief abatement; conversion; curtailment; cut; cut down expenses; cutting short; decrease; deduction; degradation; diminishing; diminution; discount; disgracement; dishonering; drop in prices; dwindling; economy; fall; finance management; foreshortening; market; price-cut; rebate; recess; recession; reducibility; reduction; restricting; retrenchment; salary cut; saving; sell short; shortening; simplification; slackening; softness; weakness
secours aid; assistance; help; helpfulness; relief aid; allaying; appeasement; appeasing; assistance; benefit; bliss; calming; calming down; delight; deliverance; happiness; help; indication; lead; liberation; maintenance service; pacifying; pointer; quieting; redemption; release; relieve; rescue; salvation; social assistance; social security; social work; soothing; starting point; steadying; suggestion; support; unemployment benefit; welfare; welfare work
service assistance; relief; social security; support; welfare attendance at table; bottling; dishing up; employees; manpower; military service; national service; personnel; police-service; servants; service; service charge; serving; staff; steering; table-service
soulagement breathe more freely; relief allaying; alleviation; appeasement; appeasing; assuagement; benefit; bowel motion; bowel movement; calming; calming down; comfort; consolation; defecation; excrement; faeces; feces; moderation; modification; pacifying; quieting; relieve; social assistance; social security; softening; solace; soothing; steadying; tempering; unemployment benefit; welfare
soutien aid; assistance; help; helpfulness; relief aid; anchor; assistance; cheers; crutch; encouragement; encouraging; help; indication; lead; mainstay; maintenance service; pointer; prop; putting on; shore; starting point; stay; stimulation; suggestion; support; switching on; turning on; turning up; urging; urging on
- alleviation; assuagement; backup; backup man; ease; easement; easing; embossment; fill-in; ministration; moderation; reliever; relievo; respite; rest; rest period; rilievo; sculptural relief; stand-in; substitute; succor; succour
Not SpecifiedRelated TranslationsOther Translations
aide guidance; help; online help
remise discount
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- replacement; substitute; succor; succour

Related Words for "relief":

  • reliefs

Synonyms for "relief":

Related Definitions for "relief":

  1. the act of reducing something unpleasant (as pain or annoyance)1
    • he asked the nurse for relief from the constant pain1
  2. the act of freeing a city or town that has been besieged1
    • he asked for troops for the relief of Atlanta1
  3. aid for the aged or indigent or handicapped1
    • he has been on relief for many years1
  4. assistance in time of difficulty1
    • the contributions provided some relief for the victims1
  5. sculpture consisting of shapes carved on a surface so as to stand out from the surrounding background1
  6. a change for the better1
  7. the feeling that comes when something burdensome is removed or reduced1
    • as he heard the news he was suddenly flooded with relief1
  8. someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult)1
  9. (law) redress awarded by a court1
    • was the relief supposed to be protection from future harm or compensation for past injury?1
  10. the condition of being comfortable or relieved (especially after being relieved of distress)1
    • he enjoyed his relief from responsibility1
  11. a pause for relaxation1

Wiktionary Translations for relief:

  1. removal of stress or discomfort
  2. person who takes over a shift
  3. type of artwork
  4. difference of elevations on a surface
  1. Élévation d’une géographie
  2. Ouvrage d’art où des sujets sont en saillie sur le fond
  3. Jurisprudence féodale
  4. relâche, délai, action de surseoir.
  5. diminution de mal, de douleur, adoucissement d’une peine de corps ou d’esprit.

Cross Translation:
relief relief reliëf — het uitsteken of uitkomen boven iets anders (het releveren)
relief soulagement opluchting — het gevoel bevrijd te zijn van iets dat dreigde

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