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Definition of 'cure'

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We are still years away from saying that we have found a cure for cancer. The Sun (2014)So it really may cure a cold. The Sun (2013)There was no magic cure and no one else could do it for me. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The race is on to find a vaccine and an effective cure for ebola. Times, Sunday Times (2015)This was not a unique case of lightning curing a medical condition. Times, Sunday Times (2009)Not all of these illnesses can be cured but most can be helped. The Sun (2008)We were told that there was no treatment and no cure. Times, Sunday Times (2012)There is no cure for this condition and it has ruined many a relationship. The Sun (2010)Stem cell research today means some cancers can be cured. The Sun (2009)She told me the way to cure a cold was to drink it under. Times, Sunday Times (2008)There is no magic cure and rehab itself gives no guarantees. The Sun (2007)The quickest and most effective cure to bad habits can be found in getting video feedback. Christianity Today (2000)See more weird medical cures online. The Sun (2009)No one who suffers mental illness can be cured by the knowledge that the condition is widespread. Times, Sunday Times (2015)The condition cannot be cured but can be managed with medication. Times, Sunday Times (2013)How about trying to find a cure for cancer? The Sun (2013)Can you cure a reading problem? Times, Sunday Times (2014)The cured meats can have the same effects as smoking, a study found. The Sun (2007)It wants to make money, cure the sick and save the dying. Times, Sunday Times (2014)There's no cure for this problem. The Sun (2011)But I also cure the meat for twice as long so the taste is so much richer. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The absence of a cure often makes MS patients bitter toward their doctors. Bachmann, Susan (editor) & Barth, Melinda Between Worlds: A Reader, Rhetoric and Handbook (1995)He is expected to undergo a minor operation today in a bid to cure the Achilles injury that has sidelined him for more than four months. Times, Sunday Times (2011)`This poor old French curé wasn't shot as an Uhlan in disguise but it was a close thing! NULL DARE CALL IT TREASON

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Translations for 'cure'

British English: cure /kjʊə/ NOUN
A cure for an illness is a medicine or other treatment that cures the illness.
There is still no cure for a cold.
  • American English: cure
  • Arabic: شِفَاء
  • Brazilian Portuguese: cura
  • Chinese: 治愈
  • Croatian: lijek
  • Czech: lék
  • Danish: kur
  • Dutch: geneesmiddel
  • European Spanish: cura priest
  • Finnish: parannuskeino
  • French: traitement
  • German: Heilung
  • Greek: θεραπεία
  • Italian: cura
  • Japanese: 治療
  • Korean: 치료
  • Norwegian: kur
  • Polish: kuracja
  • European Portuguese: cura
  • Romanian: leac
  • Russian: лечение
  • Latin American Spanish: cura remedio
  • Swedish: botemedel
  • Thai: การรักษา
  • Turkish: tedavi
  • Ukrainian: ліки
  • Vietnamese: sự chữa bệnh
British English: cure /kjʊə/ VERB
If a doctor or a medical treatment cures someone, or cures their illness, they make the person well again.
Doctors have cured him of the disease.
  • American English: cure
  • Arabic: يُعالِجُ
  • Brazilian Portuguese: curar
  • Chinese: 治愈
  • Croatian: izliječiti
  • Czech: léčit
  • Danish: helbrede
  • Dutch: genezen
  • European Spanish: curar
  • Finnish: parantaa
  • French: guérir
  • German: heilen
  • Greek: θεραπεύω
  • Italian: curare
  • Japanese: 治す
  • Korean: (...을)치료하다
  • Norwegian: kurere
  • Polish: zaradzić
  • European Portuguese: curar
  • Romanian: a vindeca
  • Russian: лечить
  • Latin American Spanish: curar
  • Swedish: bota
  • Thai: รักษา
  • Turkish: tedavi etmek
  • Ukrainian: виліковувати
  • Vietnamese: chữa bệnh

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