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Definition of the noun cure-all
What does cure-all mean as a name of something?
- hypothetical remedy for all ills or diseases; once sought by the alchemists
- example: There is no easy cure-all for old economic ills.
- lexical domain: Artifacts - nouns denoting man-made objects
- synonyms of cure-all: catholicon / nostrum / panacea
- more generic words: curative / cure / remedy / therapeutic = a medicine or therapy that cures disease or relieve pain
- more specific word: elixir = a substance believed to cure all ills
Alternative definition of the noun cure-all
- A panacea.
- synonym: panacea [more common]
Cure-All was a half bred racehorse by Physician out of an unknown dam who won the 1845 Grand National Steeplechase when an unconsidered outsider.
- born in (177 years ago)
"Cure-all" a.k.a. "Cure All" is an album by keyboardist Robert Walter. The recording features James Singleton and Johnny Vidacovich. AllMusic states that Cure All is soul-jazz with "a healthy balance of intellect and funkiness". All About Jazz states Cure All's "simplicity is refreshing rather than predictable" and that Walter's sidemen for the album are known for their appreciation for the spirit of New Orleans.
- genre: Jazz
- released in (7 years ago)
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A New Medical Dictionary (1890)
by George Milbry Gould
Panacea (navaxtia, a cure-all). A cure- all; a name applied to various empiric preparations alleged to cure a multitude of diseases. Pana'do (Sp. Canada"). Bread softened in water. Also, a bread poultice ...
A Resource for Readers and Writers by Gabriel Adeleye, Kofi Acquah-Dadzie
cure-all, an herb believed to heal all diseases.] A remedy for every difficulty.
New Age Encyclopedia (2003)
A Mind, Body, Spirit Reference Guide by Belinda Whitworth
Clear quartz is a universal cure-all and enhances the effects of all the others. It is traditional to use it for scrying, or divination from a reflective surface, and it is the ingredient of true crystal balls. However, because of the expense, glass is more ...
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a hash of scrambled eggs, sopressata, bresoala and capicola, as well as chopped pepperoncini and provolone
@ Besaw's (Portland, OR)
Photo credit: Ron Dollete
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Death will cure all pain.
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