relieve oneself

relieve oneself
verb
eliminate urine (Freq. 1)
-

Again, the cat had made on the expensive rug

Syn:
make, ↑urinate, ↑piddle, ↑puddle, ↑micturate, ↑piss, ↑pee, ↑pee-pee, ↑make water, ↑take a leak, ↑spend a penny, ↑wee, ↑wee-wee, ↑pass water
Derivationally related forms:
pee (for: ↑pee), ↑peeing (for: ↑pee), ↑piss (for: ↑piss), ↑pisser (for: ↑piss), ↑pissing (for: ↑piss), ↑micturition (for: ↑micturate), ↑piddle (for: ↑piddle), ↑urination (for: ↑urinate), ↑urine (for: ↑urinate), ↑urinator (for: ↑urinate)
Hypernyms: ↑excrete, ↑egest, ↑eliminate, ↑pass
Hyponyms: ↑wet, ↑stale
Verb Group:
stool, ↑defecate, ↑shit, ↑take a shit, ↑take a crap, ↑ca-ca, ↑crap, ↑make, ↑urinate
Verb Frames:
-

Something ——s

-

Somebody ——s


Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Игры ⚽ Нужна курсовая?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • relieve oneself — formal or euphemistic urinate or defecate. → relieve …   English new terms dictionary

  • relieve oneself — verb To urinate and/or defecate …   Wiktionary

  • relieve oneself — urinate or defecate …   English contemporary dictionary

  • relieve oneself — idi to urinate or defecate …   From formal English to slang

  • relieve — [ri lēv′] vt. relieved, relieving [ME releven < OFr relever < L relevare, to lift up again < re , again + levare, to raise: see LEVER] 1. a) to ease, lighten, or reduce (pain, anxiety, etc.) b) to free (a person) from pain, discomfort,… …   English World dictionary

  • relieve — ► VERB 1) alleviate or remove (pain, distress, or difficulty). 2) (usu. be relieved) cause (someone) to stop feeling distressed or anxious. 3) release (someone) from duty by taking their place. 4) (relieve of) take (a burden or responsibility)… …   English terms dictionary

  • relieve — relievable, adj. relievedly /ri lee vid lee/, adv. /ri leev /, v., relieved, relieving. v.t. 1. to ease or alleviate (pain, distress, anxiety, need, etc.). 2. to free from anxiety, fear, pain, etc. 3. to fr …   Universalium

  • relieve — verb 1》 alleviate or remove (pain, distress, or difficulty).     ↘cause (someone) to stop feeling distressed or anxious. 2》 release (someone) from duty by taking their place. 3》 (relieve someone of) take (a burden or responsibility) from someone …   English new terms dictionary

  • relieve — v.tr. 1 bring or provide aid or assistance to. 2 alleviate or reduce (pain, suffering, etc.). 3 mitigate the tedium or monotony of. 4 bring military support for (a besieged place). 5 release (a person) from a duty by acting as or providing a… …   Useful english dictionary

  • relieve — re•lieve [[t]rɪˈliv[/t]] v. lieved, liev•ing 1) to ease or alleviate (pain, distress, anxiety, need, etc.); mitigate; allay 2) to free from anxiety, fear, pain, etc 3) to free from need or poverty 4) to bring effective aid to (a besieged town,… …   From formal English to slang

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”