Synonyms and Antonyms for basil-balm

1. basil balm (n.)

perennial herb of North America (New York to Illinois and mountains of Alaska) having aromatic leaves and clusters of yellowish-pink balls


2. basil balm (n.)

fragrant European mint having clusters of small violet-and-white flowers; naturalized especially in eastern North America


3. basil (n.)

any of several Old World tropical aromatic annual or perennial herbs of the genus Ocimum


4. basil (n.)

leaves of the common basil; used fresh or dried


5. Basil (n.)

(Roman Catholic Church) the bishop of Caesarea who defended the Roman Catholic Church against the heresies of the 4th century; a saint and Doctor of the Church (329-379)


6. balm (n.)

semisolid preparation (usually containing a medicine) applied externally as a remedy or for soothing an irritation

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7. balm (n.)

any of various aromatic resinous substances used for healing and soothing