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Definition of Remedy

Remedy

  1. That which relieves or cures a disease; any medicine or application which puts an end to disease and restores health; -- with for; as, a remedy for the gout.
  2. That which corrects or counteracts an evil of any kind; a corrective; a counteractive; reparation; cure; -- followed by for or against, formerly by to.
  3. The legal means to recover a right, or to obtain redress for a wrong.
  4. To apply a remedy to; to relieve; to cure; to heal; to repair; to redress; to correct; to counteract.

Remedy Quotations

Don't find fault, find a remedy. - Henry Ford
Don't find fault, find a remedy.
Henry Ford

We think sometimes that poverty is only being hungry, naked and homeless. The poverty of being unwanted, unloved and uncared for is the greatest poverty. We must start in our own homes to remedy this kind of poverty.
Mother Teresa

The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be.
Anne Frank

To do nothing is also a good remedy.
Hippocrates

Confession is good for the soul only in the sense that a tweed coat is good for dandruff - it is a palliative rather than a remedy.
Peter De Vries
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Remedy Translations

remedy in Dutch is beter maken, genezen, helen
remedy in Finnish is keino
remedy in German is Heilmittel {n}, Heilmittel, Abhilfe {f}
remedy in Latin is rememdium, obviam ire
remedy in Norwegian is middel
remedy in Spanish is remedio, remediar
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