What is another word for preventive?

273 synonyms found


[ p_ɹ_ɪ_v_ˈɛ_n_t_ɪ_v], [ pɹɪvˈɛntɪv], [ pɹɪvˈɛntɪv]

Synonyms for Preventive:

preventive (noun) Other synonyms:

Rhymes for Preventive:

  1. inventive, incentive, attentive;
  2. disincentive, inattentive;

Quotes for Preventive:

  1. On January 1, 2006, Medicare will begin to offer a prescription drug benefit, and for the first time, it will place an emphasis on preventive care and early treatment of disease. Michael Burgess.
  2. Irregular contact with doctors means many men fail to receive any preventive care for potentially life -threatening conditions. In addition, when men do seek care, embarrassment can often prevent them from openly discussing health concerns with their physicians. Michael Crapo.
  3. I was less successful in my attempts to effect preventive vaccination against typhus by using the virus and in trying to produce large quantities of serum using large animals. Charles Jules Henry Nicole.