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Synonyms of cure in English:


  • 1 after a long course of treatment, he was cured
    heal, restore to health, make well/better
    archaic cleanse
  • 2 economic equality cannot cure all social ills
    rectify, remedy, put/set right, right, fix, mend, repair, heal, make better;
    solve, sort out, be the answer/solution to;
    eliminate, end, put an end to
  • 3 the farmers cured their own bacon
    preserve, smoke, salt, dry, pickle
  • noun

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  • 1 a cure for cancer
  • 2 interest rate cuts are not the cure for the problem
    solution, answer, antidote, nostrum, panacea, cure-all
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