adjective. ['ˈkjʊrətɪv'] tending to cure or restore to health.
- prescription medicine
Words that Rhyme with Curative
Example sentences of the word curative
The body parts are made into a soup that is believed to have curative qualities for these maladies.
Quotes containing the word curative
1. Reading is at the threshold of the spiritual life; it can introduce us to it. It does not constitute it ... There are certain cases of spiritual depression in which reading can become a sort of curative discipline ... reintroducing a lazy mind into the life of the Spirit.
- Marcel Proust
noun. ['ˈkjʊrətɪv'] a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain.
- magic bullet
- medicinal drug
- over-the-counter drug
- prescription drug
- keep down