remedy

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: rem‧e‧dy

Noun[change]

Singular
remedy

Plural
remedies

  1. (countable) A remedy is something that corrects or counteracts something.
  2. (medicine), (countable) A remedy is a treatment, medicine, or application that cures a sickness or disease.
    Antivenom is the remedy for a snake bite.

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Verb[change]

Plain form
remedy

Third-person singular
remedies

Past tense
remedied

Past participle
remedied

Present participle
remedying

  1. (transitive) If something remedies something, it provides a remedy for it.

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