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Synonyms for reliever

Synonyms for (noun) reliever

Synonyms: relief pitcher, reliever, fireman Definition: a pitcher who does not start the game

Similar words: pitcher, twirler, hurler Definition: (baseball) the person who does the pitching Usage: our pitcher has a sore arm

Synonyms: reliever, comforter, allayer Definition: a person who reduces the intensity (e.g., of fears) and calms and pacifies Usage: a reliever of anxiety; an allayer of fears

Similar words: somebody, someone, soul, mortal, person, individual Definition: a human being Usage: there was too much for one person to do

Synonyms: stand-in, substitute, relief, reliever, backup, backup man, fill-in Definition: someone who takes the place of another (as when things get dangerous or difficult) Usage: the star had a stand-in for dangerous scenes; we need extra employees for summer fill-ins

Similar words: peer, match, compeer, equal Definition: a person who is of equal standing with another in a group