Meaning of REMEDY in English

n. Function: noun

1 something used for the treatment of disease FF1C; a cold remedy FF1E;

Synonyms: cure, medicament, medicant, medication, medicine, pharmacon, physic

Related Words: biologic, drug, medicinal, pharmaceutical

2 something that corrects or counteracts FF1C; no easy remedy for discontent FF1E;

Synonyms: antidote, corrective, counteractant, counteractive, counteragent, countermeasure, counterstep, cure

Related Words: cure-all, elixir, panacea; nostrum

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.