relieve oneself

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.relieve oneself - eliminate urinerelieve oneself - eliminate urine; "Again, the cat had made on the expensive rug"
urinate - pass after the manner of urine; "The sick men urinated blood"
wet - make one's bed or clothes wet by urinating; "This eight year old boy still wets his bed"
stale - urinate, of cattle and horses
egest, excrete, eliminate, pass - eliminate from the body; "Pass a kidney stone"
ca-ca, crap, defecate, take a crap, stool, make - have a bowel movement; "The dog had made in the flower beds"
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Salha feels running a business from home is not just a fun way of earning money but a way to relieve oneself of the everyday stress.
Retailers must surely know that after relieving one's purse of several tens of pounds one must then relieve oneself of the need for a wee in order to continue shopping.
Cursing as a form to relieve oneself can be considered inevitable, but for it to be used to insult those whose ideas oppose yours will never be acceptable.