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synonyms for reliever

  • backup
  • abettor
  • accessory
  • accomplice
  • adherent
  • adjunct
  • aid
  • aide
  • ally
  • appointee
  • apprentice
  • attendant
  • backer
  • coadjutor
  • collaborator
  • colleague
  • companion
  • deputy
  • follower
  • friend
  • gofer
  • help
  • helpmate
  • henchman
  • paraprofessional
  • partner
  • secretary
  • servant
  • subordinate
  • succorer
  • supporter
  • temp
  • coadjutant
  • fellow worker
  • gal Friday
  • girl Friday
  • man Friday
  • right-hand man/woman
  • right-hand person
  • temporary worker
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antonyms for reliever

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  • adversary
  • antagonist
  • blockage
  • boss
  • chief
  • detractor
  • enemy
  • foe
  • hindrance
  • injury
  • leader
  • manager
  • master
  • obstruction
  • opponent
  • opposer
  • superior
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How to use reliever in a sentence

The playoff roster that won it all in 2019 included none of the relievers from the division winner just three years prior.
BRAD HAND’S ARRIVAL MIGHT END A NATIONALS TRADITION: THE SEARCH FOR SUMMER RELIEFBARRY SVRLUGAJANUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
One is that the Nationals fill out their bullpen with Clay and McGowin, who could both become depth options — swinging between the majors and minors — if the club sees a chance to add relievers.
JON LESTER’S REASONABLE CONTRACT LEAVES THE NATIONALS ROOM TO ADDRESS THEIR REMAINING NEEDSJESSE DOUGHERTYJANUARY 20, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The next items to check off are a second catcher, a backup first baseman and perhaps a reliever to fill out the bullpen.
NATIONALS AND VETERAN STARTER JON LESTER AGREE TO ONE-YEAR DEALJESSE DOUGHERTYJANUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The top remaining relievers are Hand and Alex Colomé, whom Washington nearly dealt for at the 2019 trade deadline and who has always been of interest.
THE NATIONALS’ BULLPEN DOESN’T NEED A MAKEOVER. BUT IT COULD USE ANOTHER ARM OR TWO.JESSE DOUGHERTYJANUARY 14, 2021WASHINGTON POST
That assumes Finnegan and Suero are back in the mix as middle relievers.
WHAT’S MISSING FROM THE NATIONALS’ ROSTER? HERE’S AN EARLY LOOK.JESSE DOUGHERTYNOVEMBER 6, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Doolittle, a 34-year-old reliever, was a solid closer who built strong community connections in Washington.
NATIONALS DECLINE OPTIONS FOR ADAM EATON, HOWIE KENDRICK, ANÍBAL SÁNCHEZ AND ERIC THAMESJESSE DOUGHERTYOCTOBER 28, 2020WASHINGTON POST
They were sleeping, arms about each other, warm in the arms of Death, the kindly Reliever of Pain.
ISLANDS OF SPACEJOHN W CAMPBELL
"No alms will be given to-day," said the Reliever-of-Headaches.
THE LONDON MERCURY, VOL. I, NOS. 1-6, NOVEMBER 1919 TO APRIL 1920VARIOUS
This Reliever then came up to the women and asked them how they did.
THE PILGRIM'S PROGRESS BY JOHN BUNYANJOHN BUNYAN
Chloral hydrate not only possesses these qualities, but it also is an antiferment and a pain reliever.
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WORDS RELATED TO RELIEVER

  • ace
  • baseball player
  • closer
  • hurler
  • knuckleballer
  • middle reliever
  • reliever
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