Synonyms
Antonyms

1. cure

verb. ['ˈkjʊr'] provide a cure for, make healthy again.

Synonyms

  • help
  • aid
  • recuperate
  • bring around
  • care for
  • heal

Antonyms

  • over-the-counter drug
  • prescription drug
  • keep down
  • non-involvement

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Example sentences of the word cure


1. Noun, singular or mass
Let the mug cure for one to two days.

2. Verb, base form
Allow the primer and caulk to cure at least a day.

Quotes containing the word cure


1. I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death.
- Robert Fulghum

2. I believe that imagination is stronger than knowledge. That myth is more potent than history. That dreams are more powerful than facts. That hope always triumphs over experience. That laughter is the only cure for grief. And I believe that love is stronger than death.
- Robert Fulghum

3. A pair of powerful spectacles has sometimes sufficed to cure a person in love.
- Friedrich Nietzsche

2. cure-all

noun. hypothetical remedy for all ills or diseases; once sought by the alchemists.

Synonyms

  • elixir
  • remedy
  • therapeutic
  • curative
  • nostrum
  • panacea
  • catholicon

Antonyms

  • stay
  • falsify
  • unhealthful

3. rest-cure

noun. rest as a medical treatment for stress or anxiety etc..

Synonyms

  • intervention

Antonyms

  • non-engagement
  • nonparticipation

4. cure

noun. ['ˈkjʊr'] a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain.

Synonyms

  • treatment
  • ointment
  • lotion
  • preventative
  • magic bullet
  • unction
  • medicinal drug
  • medication
  • counterpoison
  • balm
  • medicament
  • nauseant
  • vomit
  • emetic
  • application
  • alleviator
  • therapeutic
  • intervention
  • lenitive
  • acoustic
  • vomitive
  • alleviant
  • cure-all
  • salve
  • preventive
  • nostrum
  • prophylactic
  • panacea
  • catholicon
  • medicine
  • antidote
  • palliative
  • curative
  • unguent

Antonyms

  • permissive
  • unprotective
  • unhealthful
  • prescription medicine

5. cure

verb. ['ˈkjʊr'] prepare by drying, salting, or chemical processing in order to preserve.

Synonyms

  • keep
  • preserve

Antonyms

  • nonparticipation
  • noninterference
  • nonintervention

6. cure

verb. ['ˈkjʊr'] make (substances) hard and improve their usability.

Synonyms

  • indurate

Antonyms

  • right
  • nonworker

7. cure

verb. ['ˈkjʊr'] be or become preserved.

Antonyms

  • intensifying
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