Remedy

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Remedy->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ remedy
remedy
help
redress
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ anthelmintic
anthelmintic
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ antidote
antidote
antifebrile
antipoison
counterpoison
antitoxin
antispasmodic
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ bracer
bracer
faith cure
placebo
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ helminthagogue
helminthagogue
lithagogue
pick-meup
stimulant
tonic
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ vermifuge
vermifuge
prophylactic
corrective
restorative
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ sedative
sedative
&c. 174
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ palliative
palliative
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ febrifuge
febrifuge
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ alterant
alterant
alterative
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ specific
specific
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ antiseptic
antiseptic
emetic
analgesic
pain-killer
antitussive
antiinflammatory
antibiotic
antiviral
antifungal
carminative
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ Nepenthe
Nepenthe
Mithridate
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ cure
cure
treatment
regimen
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ radical cure
radical cure
perfect cure
certain cure
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ sovereign remedy
sovereign remedy
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ examination
examination
diagnosis
diagnostics
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ analysis
analysis
urinalysis
biopsy
radiology
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ medicine
medicine
physic
Galenicals
simples
drug
pharmaceutical
prescription
potion
draught
dose
pill
bolus
injection
infusion
drip
suppository
electuary
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ linctus
linctus
lincture
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ medicament
medicament
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ pharmacon
pharmacon
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ nostrum
nostrum
receipt
recipe
prescription
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ catholicon
catholicon
panacea
elixir
elixir vitae
philosopher's stone
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ balm
balm
balsam
cordial
theriac
ptisan
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ agueweed
agueweed
arnica
benzoin
bitartrate of potash
boneset
calomel
catnip
cinchona
cream of tartar
Epsom salts
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ feverroot
feverroot
feverwort
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ friar's balsam
friar's balsam
Indian sage
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ ipecac
ipecac
ipecacuanha
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ jonquil
jonquil
mercurous chloride
Peruvian bark
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ quinine
quinine
quinquina
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ sassafras
sassafras
yarrow
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ salve
salve
ointment
cerate
oil
lenitive
lotion
cosmetic
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ plaster
plaster
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ epithem
epithem
embrocation
liniment
cataplasm
sinapism
arquebusade
traumatic
vulnerary
pepastic
poultice
collyrium
depilatory
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ emplastrum
emplastrum
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ eyewater
eyewater
vesicatory
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ compress
compress
pledget
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ bandage
bandage
&c.(support) 215
GRP: \\ N \\ 9
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ treatment
treatment
medical treatment
regimen
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ dietary
dietary
dietetics
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ vis medicatrix
vis medicatrix
vis medicatrix naturae
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ medecine expectante
medecine expectante
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ bloodletting
bloodletting
bleeding
venesection
phlebotomy
cupping
sanguisage
leeches
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ operation
operation
surgical operation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ transfusion
transfusion
infusion
intravenous infusion
catheter
feeding tube
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ prevention
prevention
preventative medicine
immunization
inoculation
vaccination
vaccine
shot
booster
gamma globulin
GRP: \\ N \\ 10
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ pharmacy
pharmacy
pharmacology
pharmaceutics
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ pharmacopoeia
pharmacopoeia
formulary
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ acology
acology
Materia Medica
therapeutics
posology
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ homeopathy
homeopathy
allopathy
heteropathy
osteopathy
hydropathy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ cold water cure
cold water cure
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ dietetics
dietetics
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ surgery
surgery
chirurgery
chirurgy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ healing art
healing art
leechcraft
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ orthopedics
orthopedics
orthopedy
orthopraxy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ pediatrics
pediatrics
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ dentistry
dentistry
midwifery
obstetrics
gynecology
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ tocology
tocology
Sgm: \\ N \\ 10 \\ sarcology
sarcology
GRP: \\ N \\ 11
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ hospital
hospital
infirmary
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ pesthouse
pesthouse
lazarhouse
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ lazaretto
lazaretto
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ lock hospital
lock hospital
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ maison de sante
maison de sante
Sgm: \\ N \\ 11 \\ ambulance
ambulance
GRP: \\ N \\ 12
Sgm: \\ N \\ 12 \\ dispensary
dispensary
Sgm: \\ N \\ 12 \\ dispensatory
dispensatory
drug store
pharmacy
apothecary
druggist
chemist
GRP: \\ N \\ 13
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ Hotel des Invalides
Hotel des Invalides
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ sanatorium
sanatorium
spa
pump room
well
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ hospice
hospice
Sgm: \\ N \\ 13 \\ Red Cross
Red Cross
GRP: \\ N \\ 14
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ doctor
doctor
physician
surgeon
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ medical practitioner
medical practitioner
general practitioner
specialist
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ medical attendant
medical attendant
apothecary
druggist
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ leech
leech
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ osteopath
osteopath
osteopathist
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ optometrist
optometrist
ophthalmologist
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ internist
internist
oncologist
gastroenterologist
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ epidemiologist
epidemiologist
public health specialist
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ dermatologist
dermatologist
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ podiatrist
podiatrist
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ witch doctor
witch doctor
shaman
faith healer
quack
exorcist
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ Aesculapius
Aesculapius
Hippocrates
Galen
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ accoucheur
accoucheur
accoucheuse
midwife
oculist
aurist
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ operator
operator
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ nurse
nurse
registered nurse
practical nurse
monthly nurse
sister
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ dresser
dresser
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ bonesetter
bonesetter
Sgm: \\ N \\ 14 \\ pharmaceutist
pharmaceutist
pharmacist
druggist
chemist
pharmacopolist
PARAG:Remedy->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ apply a remedy
apply a remedy
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ doctor
doctor
dose
physic
nurse
minister to
attend
dress the wounds
plaster
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ drain
drain
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ prevent
prevent
&c. 706
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ relieve
relieve
&c. 834
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ palliate
palliate
&c. 658
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ restore
restore
&c. 660
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ drench with physic
drench with physic
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ bleed
bleed
cup
let blood
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ manicure
manicure
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ operate
operate
excise
cut out
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ incise
incise
PARAG:Remedy->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ remedial
remedial
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ restorative
restorative
&c. 660
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ corrective
corrective
palliative
healing
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ sanatory
sanatory
sanative
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ prophylactic
prophylactic
preventative
immunizing
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ salutiferous
salutiferous
&c.(salutary) 656
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ medical
medical
medicinal
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ therapeutic
therapeutic
chirurgical
epulotic|
paregoric
tonic
corroborant
analeptic
balsamic
anodyne
hypnotic
neurotic
narcotic
sedative
lenitive
demulcent|
emollient
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ depuratory
depuratory
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ detersive
detersive
detergent
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ abstersive
abstersive
disinfectant
febrifugal
alterative
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ traumatic
traumatic
vulnerary
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ allopathic
allopathic
heteropathic
homeopathic
hydropathic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ anthelmintic
anthelmintic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ antifebile
antifebile
antiluetic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ aperient
aperient
chalybeate
deobstruent
depurative
laxative
roborant
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ dietetic
dietetic
alimentary
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ nutritious
nutritious
nutritive
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ peptic
peptic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ alexipharmic
alexipharmic
alexiteric
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ remediable
remediable
curable
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ 1
???>Phr.
aux grands maux les grands remedes
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ Dios que da la llaga da la medicina
Dios que da la llaga da la medicina
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ para todo hay remedio sino para la muerte
para todo hay remedio sino para la muerte
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ temporis ars medicina fere est
temporis ars medicina fere est
=>(Ovid)
=> the remedy is worse than the disease
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ the remedy is worse than the disease
the remedy is worse than the disease
=>(Dryden)
=> throw physic to the dogs, I'll none of it
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ throw physic to the dogs I'll none of it
throw physic to the dogs I'll none of it
=>(Macbeth)

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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