What is another word for palliatives?

142 synonyms found


[ pˈali͡ətˌɪvz], [ pˈali‍ətˌɪvz], [ p_ˈa_l_iə_t_ˌɪ_v_z]

Synonyms for Palliatives:

How to use "Palliatives" in context?

When faced with the thought of suffering, some people come up with ideas of how to mitigate the pain. This is often done by using a variety of palliatives including medicine, food, company, and activities.

People sometimes turn to palliatives in desperate times because they know they cannot wait for a cure. However, palliatives are not hopeless-they can be instrumental in improving the quality and length of life in some cases.

There are many different types of palliatives, and they can be used to deal with a wide range of symptoms.

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