HyperDic: restorative

English > 4 senses of the word restorative:
NOUNartifactrestorative, tonica medicine that strengthens and invigorates
artifactrestorative, correctivea device for treating injury or disease
ADJECTIVEallrestorative, renewing, reviving, revitalizing, revitalisingtending to impart new life and vigor to
allrestorative, recuperativepromoting recuperation
restorative > pronunciation
Soundsrahstao'rahtihv
Rhymesabortive ... vituperative: 304 rhymes with ihv...
English > restorative: 4 senses > adjective 1
Meaningtending to impart new life and vigor to.
Synonymsrenewing, reviving, revitalizing, revitalising
BroaderinvigoratingImparting strength and vitality
Spanishfortalecedor, reconstituyente, regenerador
Nounsrestorativea medicine that strengthens and invigorates
Verbsrestorereturn to life
English > restorative: 4 senses > adjective 2
MeaningPromoting recuperation.
Example "restorative effects of exercise"
Synonymrecuperative
Broaderhealthfulconducive to good health of body or mind
Spanishreconstituyente, recuperativo, regenerador
Nounsrestorativea device for treating injury or disease
restorativea medicine that strengthens and invigorates
Verbsrestorereturn to life
English > restorative: 4 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningA medicine that strengthens and invigorates.
Synonymtonic
Narrowerbracer, pick-me-upA tonic or restorative (especially a drink of liquor)
Broadermedicine, medication, medicament, medicinal drug(medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
Spanishreconstituyente, tónico
Catalanreconstituent, tònic
Adjectivesrestorativepromoting recuperation
restorativetending to impart new life and vigor to
English > restorative: 4 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA device for treating injury or disease.
Synonymcorrective
NarrowerpackA sheet or blanket (either dry or wet) to wrap around the body for its therapeutic effect
pack, face packA cream that cleanses and tones the skin
pickup, pick-me-upAnything with restorative powers
prosthesis, prosthetic devicecorrective consisting of a replacement for a part of the body
BroaderdeviceAn instrumentality invented for a particular purpose
Spanishcorrectivo
Adjectivesrestorativepromoting recuperation

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