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Synonyms for heal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mend, heal(verb)

    heal or recover

    "My broken leg is mending"

    repair, furbish up, bushel, restore, touch on, mend, fix, bring around, cure, doctor

  2. heal(verb)

    get healthy again

    "The wound is healing slowly"

    bring around, cure, mend

  3. bring around, cure, heal(verb)

    provide a cure for, make healthy again

    "The treatment cured the boy's acne"; "The quack pretended to heal patients but never managed to"

    bring around, cure, bring to, bring back, mend, bring round

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. heal

    The transitive use of recover in the sense of cure, heal, etc., as in 2 Kings v, 6, "That thou mayest recover him of his leprosy," is now practically obsolete. The chief transitive use of recover is in the sense to obtain again after losing, regain, repossess, etc.; as, to recover stolen goods; to recover health. The intransitive sense, be cured, be restored, etc., is very common; as, to recover from sickness, terror, or misfortune.

    be cured, be healed, be restored, cure, reanimate, recover, recruit, recuperate, regain, repossess, restore, resume, retrieve

    die, fail, grow worse, relapse, sink

    From; rarely of; (Law) to recover judgment against, to recover damages of or from a person.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. heal

    cure, repair, restore, remedy, assuage, cicatrize, reconcile

    harm, hurt, wound, pierce, ulcerate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. heal(v. a.)

    cure, remedy, restore, make sound or whole

  2. heal(v. a.)

    reconcile, compose, settle, make up

  3. heal(v. n.)

    be cured, become sound

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    cure, healing, fix, bandage, treat

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