Synonyms for salve

Synonyms for (noun) salve

Synonyms: salve

Definition: anything that remedies or heals or soothes

Usage: he needed a salve for his conscience

Similar words: redress, remediation, remedy

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


Synonyms: ointment, unction, unguent, balm, salve

Definition: semisolid preparation (usually containing a medicine) applied externally as a remedy or for soothing an irritation

Similar words: remedy, curative, cure, therapeutic

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

Synonyms for (verb) salve

Synonyms: salve

Definition: apply a salve to, usually for the purpose of healing

Similar words: medicate, medicine

Definition: treat medicinally, treat with medicine


Synonyms: salvage, salve, save, relieve

Definition: save from ruin, destruction, or harm

Similar words: rescue, deliver

Definition: free from harm or evil