Meaning of “cure” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] us uk /kjʊər/
Extra Examples
It's certainly true that changes to one's diet can prevent or cure diseases.Sometimes a simple vitamin supplement will cure the problem.These cells can be used to cure many human diseases.We still can't cure the common cold.She uses homeopathy to cure her various ailments.

B1 to make someone with an illness healthy again:

Getting a better chair completely cured my back problems.

to solve a problem:

the fight to cure social inequality

(Definition of “cure verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)