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Definitions of salve

  1. semisolid preparation (usually containing a medicine) applied externally as a remedy or for soothing an irritation Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. save from ruin or destruction Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. anything that remedies or heals or soothes; "he needed a salve for his conscience" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. apply a salve to Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  5. apply a salve to, usually for the purpose of healing Wordnet Dictionary DB
  6. save from ruin, destruction, or harm Wordnet Dictionary DB
  7. Hail! Webster Dictionary DB
  8. An adhesive composition or substance to be applied to wounds or sores; a healing ointment. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. A soothing remedy or antidote. Webster Dictionary DB
  10. To heal by applications or medicaments; to cure by remedial treatment; to apply salve to; as, to salve a wound. Webster Dictionary DB
  11. To heal; to remedy; to cure; to make good; to soothe, as with an ointment, especially by some device, trick, or quibble; to gloss over. Webster Dictionary DB
  12. To save, as a ship or goods, from the perils of the sea. Webster Dictionary DB
  13. To say Salve to; to greet; to salute. Webster Dictionary DB
  14. A healing ointment. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  15. To apply ointment to; to smooth over or palliate. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  16. To save, as a ship or property, from danger. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  17. Hall! a form of address or greeting. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  18. An ointment, ceratum, unguentum. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  19. See Unguent. Warner's pocket medical dictionary of today. By William R. Warner. Published 1898.
  20. (B.) An ointment: anything to cure sores. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  21. Ointment or remedy for wounds or sores. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  22. A thick, adhesive ointment for local application. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  23. An adhesive composition or an ointment applied to wounds or sores; help; remedy. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  24. To save. See Salvage. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  25. An ointment for healing. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  26. To heal by the external application of an ointment. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  27. To say Salve [Obs.] dictgcide_fs
  28. säv, n. (B.) an ointment: anything to cure sores.--v.t. to heal, help.--ns. SALV'ER, a quacksalver, a pretender; SALV'ING, healing, restoration. [A.S. sealf; Ger. salbe, Dut. zalf.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  29. sal'v[=e], v.t. (Spens.) to salute.--SALVE REGINA (R.C.), an antiphonal hymn to the Blessed Virgin said after Lauds and Compline, from Trinity to Advent--from its opening words. [L. salve, God save you, hail! imper. of salv[=e]re, to be well.] gutenberg.org/ebooks/37683
  30. blistering, Unguentum lyttae- s. Deshler's, Ceratum resinae compositum-s. Eye, Unguentum oxidi zinci impuri -s. Eye, Singlecon's, Unguentum hydrargyri nitrico-oxydi-s. Healing, Cerate of calamine. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  31. Healing ointment for sores or wounds (now chiefly poet. & in lip-s.); mixture of tar& grease for smearing sheep; something that soothes wounded feelings or uneasy conscience or (archaic) glozes over discrepancy or palliates fault (usu. for). (Vb) anoint (wound &c.; archaic exc. in fig. use= soothe as below); smear (sheep); smoothe over or make good (defect, disgrace, &c.; archaic); soothe (pride, self-love, conscience, &c.); account for, dispose of, harmonize, vindicate, (difficulty, doubt, discrepancy, person\'s honour); save (ship, cargo) from loss at sea or (property) from fire, whence salvable a. [old English] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  32. (Also S. regina) R.-C. antiphon beginning with s. recited after Divine Office from Trinity Sunday to Advent, music for it. [Latin] Concise Oxford Dictionary
  33. A thick ointment or cerate. American pocket medical dictionary.
  34. See ointment. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  35. n. [Anglo-Saxon] An adhesive composition or substance to be applied to wounds or sores; plaster;- a remedy; succour; aid. Cabinet Dictionary

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