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lighten

verb allay, alleviate, assuage, cut down, disburden, disencumber, ease, ease up, have less weight, lessen, lessen the load, lessen the weight of, make less burdensome, make lighter, mitigate, reduce, reduce the load of, reduce weight of, relieve, remove, temper, unload
See also: abate, allay, alleviate, attenuate, commute, diminish, ease, extenuate, facilitate, lessen, mitigate, moderate, modify, relieve
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Lighten Up, which is backed by Pete's good friend Sally Gunnell, has basked in a fair amount of glory in London, the only place up until now to run the courses.
Based on the author's highly successful workshops, Lighten Up teaches specific skills and proven techniques that keep the fluidity and creativity of humour right there when you need it, in life's most serious and stressful situations.
Connecting hospitals with communities for over 7 years, Lighten Up 4 Life is enjoying an ever-widening reach - touching more than 1.
Lighten Up, whose common stock is currently traded on the OTC Bulletin Board, is currently promoting and selling its first cookbook.
and changed our state of incorporation to Delaware pursuant to an agreement and plan of merger, dated as of June 28, 2005, between Lighten Up and Bionovo, Inc.
Iyengar-style Yoga Classes with Adam Laufer in Asheville, NC at Lighten Up Yoga Center, 60 Biltmore Ave.
Meanwhile, her unsympathetic parents sat horrified, as did I, thinking that it was certainly going to lighten up.
HOUSTON, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- If figuring out how to lighten up is weighing you down, you're not alone.
First, the newspapers there ought to lighten up because Henman is the best thing to happen to English tennis in decades.