relieve them

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  • We relieved them of thirty-six the next day, but they still have eleven. Cited from Dear Enemy by Jean Webster #2
  • Of these both were shot through the head, and death did not at once relieve them. Cited from The Purchase Price, by Emerson Hough
  • At that date something else was to have happened which would relieve them. Cited from The Insurrection in Dublin, by James Stephens
  • He could not think of those poor people without burning with a desire to relieve them. Cited from Three Cities Trilogy, Complete, by Emile Zola
  • But all this time, no attempt whatever was made to relieve them. Cited from Orange and Green, by G. A. Henty
  • After the third year he relieves them of their punishment and makes them human again.
  • With the coming of night, however, an officer appeared to relieve them. Cited from The Boy Allies in the Trenches, by Clair Wallace Hayes
  • He made an uncertain movement as though to relieve them of his presence. Cited from The Scarlet Car, by Richard Harding Davis
  • "Let the other two relieve them, and change the watch once an hour." Cited from With Lee in Virginia, by G. A. Henty
  • Their round of duty nearly done, they had little thought beyond the coming of those who were to relieve them. Cited from Thuvia, Maid of Mars, Edgar Rice Burroughs
  • In some cases they even acquired the estate for the adopted child who was to relieve them of care.
  • "We have just come to relieve them for a short time, then we too will follow." Cited from Lucia Rudini, by Martha Trent
  • I believe that our arrival relieved them a little from their fears. Cited from Sweetapple Cove, by George van Schaick
  • There is a way to relieve them -- would you know it? Cited from Dahcotah, by Mary Eastman
  • The wooden houses open down upon the line, and have no gardens to relieve them. Cited from North America, Vol. 2, by Anthony Trollope
  • The only thing for him to do is to meet the symptoms and relieve them if possible. Cited from Mother's Remedies, by T. J. Ritter
  • She relieved them of their trouble in short order. Cited from Sustained honor, by John R. Musick
  • I fear I did not do much to relieve them. Cited from A Flat Iron for a Farthing, by Juliana Horatia Ewing
  • Co-workers were unable to get to the station to relieve them because of the snow-covered roads.
  • He desired, in point of fact, if need were, to relieve them. Cited from The Woman Who Did, by Grant Allen
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