What does HEAL mean?

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. mend, healverb

    heal or recover

    "My broken leg is mending"

  2. healverb

    get healthy again

    "The wound is healing slowly"

  3. bring around, cure, healverb

    provide a cure for, make healthy again

    "The treatment cured the boy's acne"; "The quack pretended to heal patients but never managed to"

Webster Dictionary

  1. Healverb

    to cover, as a roof, with tiles, slate, lead, or the like

    Etymology: [See Hele.]

  2. Healverb

    to make hale, sound, or whole; to cure of a disease, wound, or other derangement; to restore to soundness or health

    Etymology: [See Hele.]

  3. Healverb

    to remove or subdue; to cause to pass away; to cure; -- said of a disease or a wound

    Etymology: [See Hele.]

  4. Healverb

    to restore to original purity or integrity

    Etymology: [See Hele.]

  5. Healverb

    to reconcile, as a breach or difference; to make whole; to free from guilt; as, to heal dissensions

    Etymology: [See Hele.]

  6. Healverb

    to grow sound; to return to a sound state; as, the limb heals, or the wound heals; -- sometimes with up or over; as, it will heal up, or over

    Etymology: [See Hele.]

  7. Healverb


    Etymology: [See Hele.]


  1. Heal

    Heal is the fourth and final full-length studio album from the Arizona thrash metal band, Sacred Reich. It was released in February 1996 on Metal Blade Records and follows the 1993 album, Independent. The band's final album was a 1997 live recording, Still Ignorant, which saw the return of original drummer, Greg Hall.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Heal

    hēl, v.t. to make whole and healthy: to cure: to remove or subdue what is evil: to restore to soundness, to remedy, repair.—v.i. to grow sound:—pr.p. heal′ing; pa.p. healed.—adj. Heal′able.—ns. Heal′er; Heal′ing, the act or process by which anything is healed or cured: the power to heal.—adj. tending to cure, mild.—adv. Heal′ingly.—adj. Heal′some (Scot.), wholesome. [A.S. hǽlan, hál, whole; cf. Ger. heil, Dut. heel, Ice. heill; also Eng. hail, hale, whole.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of HEAL in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of HEAL in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of HEAL in a Sentence

  1. Florida Representative Carlos Curbelo:

    He's seeking the speakership, and he feels confident he can unite our conference, he can heal all these factional differences.

  2. George Loring:

    Every motorcyclist here is here to support those who have died and those who are injured and hopefully their presence today will help everybody heal, its the hardest thing Ive ever gone through in my life.

  3. Jenny Radesky:

    You have to work to read what your dog is thinking and respond to their behavior. That gets kids out of their headspace and more thinking about what another being is thinking, that's [ the magical factor ] of empathy and social reciprocity, meaning the back and forth of relationships that helps us heal during times of stress.

  4. Ulrich Wessel:

    From one minute to the next, their life's plans were gone - they'll leave a big hole at our school, it's a deep wound to lose 16 children and two teachers that will take long to heal and will leave deep scars.

  5. Tracy Morgan:

    Bones heal but the loss of my friend will never heal because we knew each other a long time, but I am happy that Wal-Mart stepped up to the plate in a tremendous way and they took full responsibility.

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  • Mawut Deng Majak
    it is to give hopes and reconcile on negative part your brother has been suffering through being dramatized by you..
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difficult or impossible to perceive or discern
  • A. indiscernible
  • B. unsealed
  • C. ambidextrous
  • D. eloquent

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