1. [ verb ] heal or recover
Synonyms: mend

"My broken leg is mending"

Related terms: better healing
2. [ verb ] get healthy again

"The wound is healing slowly"

Related terms: better scab skin_over granulate healing
3. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 17314
4. [ verb ] provide a cure for, make healthy again
Synonyms: cure bring_around

"The treatment cured the boy's acne" "The quack pretended to heal patients but never managed to"

Related terms: help recuperate medicine remedy treat
Similar spelling:   Healy