remedy Meaning - 13 Definitions and 2 Examples Available!

What is the meaning of remedy? Here 13 definitions and 2 example sentences available for the word remedy.

Meaning of remedy
Something that corrects or counteracts.

Definitions of remedy

noun

1. Something that corrects or counteracts.
2. (legal) The legal means to recover a right or to prevent or obtain redress for a wrong.
3. A medicine, application, or treatment that relieves or cures a disease.
4. The accepted tolerance or deviation in fineness or weight in the production of gold coins etc.
5. act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil
6. a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain
7. 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.
8. That which corrects or counteracts an evil of any kind; a corrective; a counteractive; reparation; cure; -- followed by for or against, formerly by to.
9. The legal means to recover a right, or to obtain redress for a wrong.
10. To apply a remedy to; to relieve; to cure; to heal; to repair; to redress; to correct; to counteract.

verb

1. (transitive) To provide or serve as a remedy for.
2. provide relief for
I need a remedy for this headache.
3. set straight or right
remedy these deficiencies
4. The accepted tolerance or deviation in fineness or weight in the production of gold coins etc.
5. act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil
6. a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain
7. 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.
8. That which corrects or counteracts an evil of any kind; a corrective; a counteractive; reparation; cure; -- followed by for or against, formerly by to.
9. The legal means to recover a right, or to obtain redress for a wrong.
10. To apply a remedy to; to relieve; to cure; to heal; to repair; to redress; to correct; to counteract.

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