Definitions of cure

The word "cure" uses 4 letters: ceru.

CURE is playable in:

Words With Friends8
Scrabble US6
Scrabble UK6

n. - Care, heed, or attention. 2

n. - Spiritual charge; care of soul; the office of a parish priest or of a curate; hence, that which is committed to the charge of a parish priest or of a curate; a curacy; as, to resign a cure; to obtain a cure. 2

n. - Medical or hygienic care; remedial treatment of disease; a method of medical treatment; as, to use the water cure. 2

n. - Act of healing or state of being healed; restoration to health from disease, or to soundness after injury. 2

n. - Means of the removal of disease or evil; that which heals; a remedy; a restorative. 2

v. t. - To heal; to restore to health, soundness, or sanity; to make well; -- said of a patient. 2

v. t. - To subdue or remove by remedial means; to remedy; to remove; to heal; -- said of a malady. 2

v. t. - To set free from (something injurious or blameworthy), as from a bad habit. 2

v. t. - To prepare for preservation or permanent keeping; to preserve, as by drying, salting, etc.; as, to cure beef or fish; to cure hay. 2

v. i. - To pay heed; to care; to give attention. 2

v. i. - To restore health; to effect a cure. 2

v. i. - To become healed. 2

n. - A curate; a pardon. 2

- Treatment of disease by forms of hydrotherapy, as walking barefoot in the morning dew, baths, wet compresses, cold affusions, etc.; -- so called from its originator, Sebastian Kneipp (1821-97), a German priest. 2

Direct anagrams of cure:

ecru8

Words formed by adding one letter before or after cure (in bold), or to ceru in any order:


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