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Synonyms for remedy
ˈrɛm ɪ di

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. redress, remedy, remediation(noun)

    act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil

    Synonyms:
    redress, indemnification, restitution, damages, amends, therapeutic, remediation, indemnity, curative, cure

  2. remedy, curative, cure, therapeutic(verb)

    a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain

    Synonyms:
    therapeutic, cure, redress, curative, remediation

  3. rectify, remediate, remedy, repair, amend(verb)

    set straight or right

    "remedy these deficiencies"; "rectify the inequities in salaries"; "repair an oversight"

    Synonyms:
    right, reform, compensate, revivify, remediate, recompense, fix, bushel, reanimate, mend, vivify, amend, renovate, improve, correct, quicken, regenerate, reclaim, resort, restore, ameliorate, relieve, rectify, touch on, recreate, refine, repair, animate, better, furbish up, meliorate, revive, doctor, indemnify

  4. remedy, relieve(verb)

    provide relief for

    "remedy his illness"

    Synonyms:
    exempt, relieve, unbosom, allay, excuse, ease, repair, free, salve, rectify, salvage, amend, assuage, remediate, alleviate, let off, take over, still, palliate, lighten, save

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. remedy

    Synonyms:
    advantage, amelioration, benefit, blessing, boon, help, improvement, service, utility

    Antonyms:
    blemish, damage, detriment, disadvantage, evil, harm, hurt, impairment, injury, injustice, loss, mischief, outrage, prejudice, wrong

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. remedy

    Synonyms:
    cure, restorative, counteraction, reparation, redress, relief, help, specific

    Antonyms:
    evil, disease, hurt, infection, plague, ill, impairment, deterioration, aggravation, provocation

Editors Contribution

  1. alexiteric

    ease at the bowel movements, ease in the stomach pain during the urge to pass stools, sudden depression in the muscles of the stomach and intestine to release the undigested food material.

    a person undergoing pain before passing stools will be released by the consumption of the fruit of the agathi tree.

    Submitted by naveenshreeshaiva on March 18, 2020  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. remedy(n.)

    Synonyms:
    cure, antidote, specific, restorative, help, medicine, corrective, counteractive

  2. remedy(n.)

    Synonyms:
    reparation, redress, restoration

  3. remedy(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    cure, heal, help

  4. remedy(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    repair, redress, restore

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. remedy(n)

    Synonyms:
    medicine, cure, antidote, corrective, specific, restorative, panacea, alterant, carminative, medicament, arcanum, prescription, nostrum, elixir, balm, reparation, cure, redress, aid, relief

  2. remedy(v)

    Synonyms:
    heal, cure, repair, relieve, redress, alleviate, assuage, palliate

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. remedy

    Synonyms:
    Homeopathic remedy, see there

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How to say remedy in sign language?

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How to use remedy in a sentence?

  1. Energy CEO Emily Skor:

    In doing nothing to remedy these and other deficiencies, EPA has again failed to meet its statutory obligation to ensure that annual RVOs (renewable volume obligations) are met each year.

  2. Minor Myers:

    These cases suggest appraisal can still be a useful remedy for a stockholder, but you can't just have a briefcase full of analysis and hope to pull the wool over a judge's eyes.

  3. Brigham Young:

    The best remedy for anger is delay.

  4. Ian Rintoul:

    There simply is no safe arrangement for resettlement in Papua New Guinea. It is a gaping whole at the end of the Australian government's offshore processing arrangement and as long as that exists, there isn't a remedy.

  5. Pina LoGiudice:

    The main risk is that the remedy doesn’t do anything for you. It’s either not the right match or the right one your body needs.


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