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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

    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

    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"

    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"

    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

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

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

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. remedy

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

    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.)

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

  2. remedy(n.)

    reparation, redress, restoration

  3. remedy(v. a.)

    cure, heal, help

  4. remedy(v. a.)

    repair, redress, restore

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. remedy(n)

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

  2. remedy(v)

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

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. remedy

    Homeopathic remedy, see there

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How to use remedy in a sentence?

  1. Lucius Annaeus Seneca:

    The greatest remedy for anger is delay.

  2. Henry Louis Mencken:

    The fact that I have no remedy for the sorrows of the world is no reason for my accepting yours. It simply supports the strong possibility that yours is a fake.

  3. Hippocrates:

    To do nothing is sometimes a good remedy.

  4. Jason Levine:

    The better-late-than-never recall of Kia Souls hopefully will remedy this fire-causing defect, yet one has to wonder why Kias initial reaction was to deny the validity of our petition, particularly as there were dozens of reports of fires involving these vehicles all the way back to last summer.

  5. The Atlantic Molly Ball:

    There have been questions about the Ben Carson candidacy -- whether it's a serious candidacy or a combination scam and book tour, in the coming weeks we will find out ... what steps he takes to remedy this. Whether he is in it to win it.

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