Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: healing
IPA transcription: [h'ilɪŋ]
Pronunciations of healing
adverb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: curative, healing(p), alterative, remedial, sanative, therapeutic
    Meaning: 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"
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: healing
    Meaning: the natural process by which the body repairs itself
Usage examples
  • "The healing touch of history."
  • It has a perfectly miraculous gift of healing.
  • She fell on her knees before him and washed his wounds one by one, and laid healing herbs upon them.
  • See; he has bid me, who am a man that knows the art of healing, to go to his children, the red Hurons of the great lakes, and ask if any are sick!"
  • Now just as Marianna bent over the Prince to touch his forehead with the water of healing, the yellow bird screamed and cried as madly as if he were caught in a net.
  • The miracles of healing, sometimes wrought in that place testify to the merits of them both; of some of these we have before preserved the memory in the book of his life.
  • It would be a healing of wounds most desirable and salutary; an arrangement advantageous to them all; a destiny for Lily most devoutly to be desired,--if only it were possible.
  • The sun was enlivening me pretty well though I was dead." Afterwards the eagle bathed in a healing well, and as it splashed in the water, drops fell on the hero and he came to life.
  • "To-night I shall cast a spell of sleep on Marianna, steal the crystal flask, empty it of the water of healing, and refill it with a liquid which will cause death within a night and a day.
  • Again she repressed the tears that had begun to flow; and, putting out her trembling hand, and touching Mr. Peggotty, as if there was some healing virtue in him, went away along the desolate road.
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