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Definition of "reliever" []

  • One that provides relief. (noun)
  • Baseball A relief pitcher. (noun)

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Use "reliever" in a sentence
  • "That's what being a reliever is all about, Qualls said."
  • "You can also administer a pain reliever as directed by the doctor."
  • ""It's a pain reliever; it will wear off or we'll run out of pain relievers and then we'll be left with a huge deficit.""