Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • See allay and allege.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • transitive verb obsolete To allay or alleviate; to lighten.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb obsolete, transitive To allay or alleviate; to lighten.

Etymologies

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Old French alegier (French: alléger), from Late Latin allevio. Compare alleviate.

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