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healing definition

healing


 
  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  heal 
 
  1  of  3  senses  of  heal 
 
  Sense  2 
  heal 
  =>  scab,  scab  over  cicatrize 
  =>  skin  over 
  =>  granulate 
 
  Troponyms  (hyponyms)  of  verb  heal 
 
  1  of  3  senses  of  heal 
 
  Sense  2 
  heal 
  =>  scab,  scab  over  cicatrize 
  =>  skin  over 
  =>  granulate 
 
  Entailment  of  verb  heal 
 
  1  of  3  senses  of  heal 
 
  Sense  3 
  cure,  heal 
  =>  treat,  care  for 
 
  Synonyms/Hypernyms  (Ordered  by  Frequency)  of  verb  heal 
 
  3  senses  of  heal 
 
  Sense  1 
  mend,  heal 
  =>  better,  improve,  ameliorate,  meliorate 
 
  Sense  2 
  heal 
  =>  better,  improve,  ameliorate,  meliorate 
 
  Sense  3 
  cure,  heal 
  =>  help,  aid 
 
  Familiarity  of  verb  heal 
 
  heal  used  as  a  verb  is  uncommon  (polysemy  count  =  3) 
 
  Synonyms  (Grouped  by  Similarity  of  Meaning)  of  verb  heal 
 
  Sense  1 
  mend,  heal 
  =>  better,  improve,  ameliorate,  meliorate 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  2 
  heal 
  =>  better,  improve,  ameliorate,  meliorate 
  -------------- 
 
  Sense  3 
  cure,  heal 
  =>  help,  aid 
  -------------- 
 
  Grep  of  noun  healing 
  electric  healing 
  electrical  healing 
  faith  healing 
  healing 
  healing  herb 
 
  Overview  of  noun  healing 
 
  The  noun  healing  has  1  sense  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (1)  healing  --  (the  natural  process  by  which  the  body  repairs  itself) 
 
  Overview  of  verb  heal 
 
  The  verb  heal  has  3  senses  (first  2  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (2)  mend,  heal  --  (heal  or  recover;  "My  broken  leg  is  mending") 
  2.  (1)  heal  --  (get  healthy  again  "The  wound  is  healing  slowly") 
  3.  cure,  heal  --  (provide  a  cure  for  make  healthy  again) 
 
  Overview  of  adj  healing 
 
  The  adj  healing  has  1  sense  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (1)  curative,  healing,  alterative,  remedial,  sanative,  therapeutic  --  (tending  to  cure  or  restore  to  health;  "curative  powers  of  herbal  remedies";  "her  gentle  healing  hand";  "remedial  surgery";  "a  sanative  environment  of  mountains  and  fresh  air";  "a  therapeutic  agent";  "therapeutic  diets") 
 
  Antonyms  of  adj  healing 
 
  1  sense  of  healing 
 
  Sense  1 
  curative,  healing(prenominal),  alterative,  remedial,  sanative,  therapeutic 
 
  INDIRECT  (VIA  healthful)  ->  unhealthful 
 
  Similarity  of  adj  healing 
 
  1  sense  of  healing 
 
  Sense  1 
  curative,  healing(prenominal),  alterative,  remedial,  sanative,  therapeutic 
  =>  healthful  (vs.  unhealthful) 
 
  Attributes  of  adj  healing 
 
 
  Familiarity  of  adj  healing 
 
  healing  used  as  an  adjective  is  very  rare  (polysemy  count  =  1) 
 
  Grep  of  adj  healing 
  healing 
 
  Overview  of  noun  healing 
 
  The  noun  healing  has  1  sense  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (1)  healing  --  (the  natural  process  by  which  the  body  repairs  itself) 
 
  Overview  of  verb  heal 
 
  The  verb  heal  has  3  senses  (first  2  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (2)  mend,  heal  --  (heal  or  recover;  "My  broken  leg  is  mending") 
  2.  (1)  heal  --  (get  healthy  again  "The  wound  is  healing  slowly") 
  3.  cure,  heal  --  (provide  a  cure  for  make  healthy  again) 
 
  Overview  of  adj  healing 
 
  The  adj  healing  has  1  sense  (first  1  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  (1)  curative,  healing,  alterative,  remedial,  sanative,  therapeutic  --  (tending  to  cure  or  restore  to  health;  "curative  powers  of  herbal  remedies";  "her  gentle  healing  hand";  "remedial  surgery";  "a  sanative  environment  of  mountains  and  fresh  air";  "a  therapeutic  agent";  "therapeutic  diets") 



healing definition