1. (v. t.) To cover, as a roof, with tiles, slate, lead, or the like.

2. (v. t.) To make hale, sound, or whole; to cure of a disease, wound, or other derangement; to restore to soundness or health.

3. (v. t.) To remove or subdue; to cause to pass away; to cure; -- said of a disease or a wound.

4. (v. t.) To restore to original purity or integrity.

5. (v. t.) To reconcile, as a breach or difference; to make whole; to free from guilt; as, to heal dissensions.

6. (v. i.) To grow sound; to return to a sound state; as, the limb heals, or the wound heals; -- sometimes with up or over; as, it will heal up, or over.

7. (v. t.) Health.

bandage bathe bring around bring round care for cicatrize close up cure diagnose doctor flux give care to granulate heal over improve knit massage mend minister to nurse operate on patch up physic plaster poultice pull round purge reconcile recover recuperate recure rejuvenate remedy renew repair restore restore to health revitalize right itself rub scab over set settle splint strap treat work a cure


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