English dictionary

Info: This web site is based on WordNet 3.0 from Princeton University.

English adjective: palliative

1. palliative moderating pain or sorrow by making it easier to bear

Synonymsalleviative, alleviatory, lenitive, mitigative, mitigatory



English noun: palliative

1. palliative (artifact) remedy that alleviates pain without curing

Synonymsalleviant, alleviator

Broader (hypernym)curative, cure, remedy, therapeutic

Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2019 onlineordbog.dk