Synonyms for remedy

Synonyms for (noun) remedy

Synonyms: redress, remediation, remedy

Definition: act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil

Similar words: correction, rectification

Definition: the act of offering an improvement to replace a mistake; setting right


Synonyms: remedy, curative, cure, therapeutic

Definition: a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain

Similar words: medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine

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

Synonyms for (verb) remedy

Synonyms: relieve, remedy

Definition: provide relief for

Usage: remedy his illness

Similar words: treat, care for

Definition: provide treatment for

Usage: The doctor treated my broken leg; The nurses cared for the bomb victims; The patient must be treated right away or she will die; Treat the infection with antibiotics


Synonyms: rectify, remediate, remedy, repair, amend

Definition: set straight or right

Usage: remedy these deficiencies; rectify the inequities in salaries; repair an oversight

Similar words: rectify, right, correct

Definition: make right or correct

Usage: Correct the mistakes; rectify the calculation