Synonyms of palliate in English:

palliate


See definition of palliate

verb

1‘the treatment works by palliating symptoms’

SYNONYMS
alleviate, ease, relieve, soothe, take the edge off, assuage, allay, dull, soften, lessen, moderate, temper, mitigate, diminish, decrease, blunt, deaden, abate
rare lenify

2‘if only there were some way to palliate his dirty deed’

SYNONYMS
disguise, hide, gloss over, conceal, whitewash, cover, cover up, camouflage, cloak, mask, paper over, varnish over
excuse, justify, extenuate, minimize, mitigate, make light of, tone down, play down, downplay