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1. palliative

adjective. ['ˈpæliːətɪv'] moderating pain or sorrow by making it easier to bear.

Synonyms

  • alleviative
  • mitigatory
  • lenitive
  • moderating
  • mitigative

Antonyms

  • soften
  • stay
  • falsify
  • unhealthful

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Rhymes with Palliative

  • alternative
  • captive
  • causative
  • causative
  • cognitive
  • collaborative
  • collaborative
  • collective
  • combative
  • commemorative
  • commemorative
  • communicative
  • comparative
  • conductive
  • congestive
  • connective
  • constructive
  • consultative
  • contemplative
  • contraceptive

How do you pronounce palliative?

Pronounce palliative as ˈpæliətɪv.

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Sentences with palliative


1. Adjective
Make it clear that you enjoy palliative care most, for example.

Quotes about palliative


1. If you are searching for sacred knowledge and not just a palliative for your fears, then you will train yourself to be a good skeptic.
- Ann Druyan

2. palliative

noun. ['ˈpæliːətɪv'] remedy that alleviates pain without curing.

Synonyms

  • remedy
  • alleviator
  • therapeutic
  • curative
  • alleviant

Antonyms

  • exasperating
  • aggravating
  • enhancive
  • exacerbating
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