salve Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “salve” in the English Dictionary

"salve" in British English

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uk   /sælv/  us   /sæv/ old-fashioned
[C or U] a ​liquid or ​cream used to ​treat an ​injured, ​sore, or ​dryplace on ​yourbody [S] something that makes you ​feelbetter about a ​difficultsituation


uk   /sælv/  us   /sæv/
salve your conscience to do something so that you ​feel less ​guilty: He salves his ​conscience by giving ​money to ​charity.
(Definition of salve from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “salve”
in Spanish ungüento, bálsamo…
in Vietnamese thuốc mỡ…
in Malaysian salap…
in Thai ขี้ผึ้งรักษาแผล…
in French onguent…
in German die Salbe…
in Chinese (Simplified) 药膏, 软膏, 油膏…
in Indonesian salep…
in Chinese (Traditional) 藥膏, 軟膏, 油膏…
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