- Perhaps it was not too late to cure him .
- I tried every cure you can think of .
- He snuffs up salt and water to cure a cold .
- I have cured myself of drunkenness i think .
- Prevention is better than cure .
- (used of tobacco) aging as a preservative process (`aged'' is pronounced as one syllable)
- (used especially of meat) cured in brine
- (used of hay e.g.) allowed to dry
- (used of concrete or mortar) kept moist to assist the hardening
- (used of rubber) treated by a chemical or physical process to improve its properties (hardness and strength and odor and elasticity)
- freed from illness or injury; "the patient appears cured"; "the incision is healed"; "appears to be entirely recovered"; "when the recovered patient tries to remember what occurred during his delirium"- Normon Cameron