HyperDic: mitigative

English > 1 sense of the word mitigative:
ADJECTIVEallmitigative, alleviative, alleviatory, lenitive, mitigatory, palliativemoderating pain or sorrow by making it easier to bear
English > mitigative: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningmoderating pain or sorrow by making it easier to bear.
Synonymsalleviative, alleviatory, lenitive, mitigatory, palliative
Broadermoderatinglessening in intensity or strength
Spanishaliviado, atenuación de impactos, lenitivo, paliativo
Verbsmitigatemake less severe or harsh
mitigatelessen or to try to lessen the seriousness or extent of

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