Definitions for CUREkyʊˈreɪ, ˈkyʊər eɪ
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remedy, curative, cure, therapeutic(verb)
a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain
bring around, cure, heal(verb)
provide a cure for, make healthy again
"The treatment cured the boy's acne"; "The quack pretended to heal patients but never managed to"
prepare by drying, salting, or chemical processing in order to preserve
"cure meats"; "cure pickles"; "cure hay"
make (substances) hard and improve their usability
"cure resin"; "cure cement"; "cure soap"
be or become preserved
"the apricots cure in the sun"
A method, device or medication that restores good health.
A solution to a problem.
A process of preservation, as by smoking.
A process of solidification or gelling.
A process whereby a material is caused to form permanent molecular linkages by exposure to chemicals, heat, pressure and/or weathering.
Care, heed, or attention.
Spiritual charge; care of soul; the office of a parish priest or of a curate;
That which is committed to the charge of a parish priest or of a curate; a curacy.
To restore to health.
Unaided nature cured him.
To bring (a disease or its bad effects) to an end.
Unaided nature cured his ailments.
To cause to be rid of (a defect).
Experience will cure him of his naivete.
To prepare or alter especially by chemical or physical processing for keeping or use.
The smoke and heat cures the meat.
To bring about a cure of any kind.
To be undergoing a chemical or physical process for preservation or use.
The meat was put in the smokehouse to cure.
To solidify or gel.
The parts were curing in the autoclave.
care, heed, or attention
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
medical or hygienic care; remedial treatment of disease; a method of medical treatment; as, to use the water cure
act of healing or state of being healed; restoration to health from disease, or to soundness after injury
means of the removal of disease or evil; that which heals; a remedy; a restorative
to heal; to restore to health, soundness, or sanity; to make well; -- said of a patient
to subdue or remove by remedial means; to remedy; to remove; to heal; -- said of a malady
to set free from (something injurious or blameworthy), as from a bad habit
to prepare for preservation or permanent keeping; to preserve, as by drying, salting, etc.; as, to cure beef or fish; to cure hay
to pay heed; to care; to give attention
to restore health; to effect a cure
to become healed
a curate; a pardon
Origin: [OF. curer to take care, to heal, F., only, to cleanse, L. curare to take care, to heal, fr. cura. See Cure,.]
Cure is a 1997 thriller film directed by Kiyoshi Kurosawa, starring Koji Yakusho, Masato Hagiwara, Tsuyoshi Ujiki and Anna Nakagawa.
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
kūr, n. care of souls or spiritual charge: care of the sick: act of healing: that which heals: a remedy, or course of remedial treatment.—v.t. to heal: to preserve, as by drying, salting, &c.:—pr.p. cūr′ing; pa.p. cūred.—adj. Cur′able, that may be cured.—ns. Cur′ableness, Curabil′ity, quality of being curable; Cure′-all, a panacea.—adjs. Cur′ative, Cur′atory, tending to cure; Cure′less, that cannot be cured.—ns. Cur′er, one who cures: a physician; Cur′ing-house, a house or place in which anything is cured, esp. a building in which sugar is drained, as in the West Indies. [O. Fr. cure—-L. cura, care; not the same as Care.]
kū′rā, n. a parish priest in France.
British National Corpus
Rank popularity for the word 'CURE' in Nouns Frequency: #2856
Rank popularity for the word 'CURE' in Verbs Frequency: #1037
The numerical value of CURE in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of CURE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2
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- лекарство, изцерявам, вулканиза́ция, консервирам, лечение, излекувамBulgarian
- lék, uzdravit, léčit, vyléčit, léčbaCzech
- trocknen, heilen, Heilung, pökeln, kurieren, aushärten, räuchern, haltbar machenGerman
- θεραπεία, θεραπεύωGreek
- curar, cura, curaciónSpanish
- parantaa, hoitaa, lääke, parannus, hoito, kypsyttääFinnish
- traitement, soigner, guérirFrench
- leasaigh, leigheasIrish
- saillScottish Gaelic
- מַרְפֵּא, ריפאHebrew
- cura, curareItalian
- 治療, 癒す, 治すJapanese
- წამალი, მკურნალობაGeorgian
- 치료, 治療Korean
- curo, sano, medeor, remediumLatin
- whakapaoa, wāmu, rongoāMāori
- remedie, genezenDutch
- sanar, cura, curarPortuguese
- însănătoși, tămădui, tratament, vindecaRomanian
- исцеля́ть, вы́лечить, лече́ние, вя́лить, консерви́ровать, провя́лить, законсерви́ровать, исцели́ть, излечи́ть, лечи́ть, вулканиза́цияRussian
- kuroj, shërojAlbanian
- kur, bota, kureraSwedish
- sağaltmak, tedavi, tedavi etmek, iyileştirmek, kürTurkish
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