Associations to the word «Healing»

Wiktionary

HEALING, noun. The process where the cells in the body regenerate and repair themselves.
HEALING, noun. An act of healing, as by a faith healer.
HEALING, noun. The psychological process of dealing with a problem or problems.
HEALING, verb. Present participle of heal

Dictionary definition

HEALING, noun. The natural process by which the body repairs itself.
HEALING, adjective. Tending to cure or restore to health; "curative powers of herbal remedies"; "her gentle healing hand"; "remedial surgery"; "a sanative environment of mountains and fresh air"; "a therapeutic agent"; "therapeutic diets".

Wise words

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats