BSL Sign Language Dictionary

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relief

How to sign: someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult)
"the star had a stand-in for dangerous scenes"; "we need extra employees for summer fill-ins";

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Similiar / Same: stand-in, reliever, backup man, fill-in, backup, substitute

Categories: peer, equal, match, compeer

Within this category: locum tenens, double, surrogate

relief

How to sign: the act of reducing something unpleasant (as pain or annoyance)
"he asked the nurse for relief from the constant pain";

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Similiar / Same: easing, easement, alleviation

Categories: decrease, diminution, reduction, step-down

Within this category: spasmolysis, detente, palliation, liberalization

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