Associations to the word «Remedy»


REMEDY, noun. Something that corrects or counteracts.
REMEDY, noun. (legal) The legal means to recover a right or to prevent or obtain redress for a wrong.
REMEDY, noun. A medicine, application, or treatment that relieves or cures a disease.
REMEDY, verb. (transitive) To provide or serve as a remedy for.

Dictionary definition

REMEDY, noun. Act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil.
REMEDY, noun. A medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain.
REMEDY, verb. Set straight or right; "remedy these deficiencies"; "rectify the inequities in salaries"; "repair an oversight".
REMEDY, verb. Provide relief for; "remedy his illness".

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