Synonyms for astringent

Synonyms for (noun) astringent

Synonyms: astringent, astringent drug, styptic

Definition: a drug that causes contraction of body tissues and canals

Similar words: medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine

Definition: (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease

Synonyms for (adj) astringent

Synonyms: astringent

Definition: tending to draw together or constrict soft organic tissue

Usage: astringent cosmetic lotions

Similar words: styptic, hemostatic

Definition: tending to check bleeding by contracting the tissues or blood vessels

Synonyms: acerb, acerbic, astringent

Definition: sour or bitter in taste

Similar words: sour

Definition: having a sharp biting taste

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