Translation of "remedy" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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remedynoun [ C ]

uk /ˈrem.ə.di/ us /ˈrem.ə.di/

B2 a successful way of curing an illness or dealing with a problem or difficulty

an effective herbal remedy for headaches 用草药治疗头疼的有效疗法
The best remedy for grief is hard work. 排解忧伤的最好办法就是努力工作。
legal remedy specialized

a way of solving a problem or ordering someone to make a payment for harm or damage they have caused, using a decision made in a law court

We have exhausted all possible legal remedies for this injustice. 为了纠正这一不公正的行为,我们已经采取了一切法律手段。

More examples

  • You can buy most cold remedies over the counter.
  • homeopathic remedies
  • There is a whole panoply of remedies and drugs available to the modern doctor.
  • Do you know of any remedies for sinus problems?
  • Love is a great remedy for unhappiness.

remedyverb [ T ]

uk /ˈrem.ə.di/ us /ˈrem.ə.di/ formal

to do something to correct or improve something that is wrong

This mistake must be remedied immediately. 这一错误必须立即予以纠正。

(Translation of “remedy” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)