Remedy to Remnant
(Rem"e*dy) n.; pl. Remedies [L. remedium; pref. re- re- + mederi to heal, to cure: cf. F.
remède remedy, remédier to remedy. See Medical.]
1. That which relieves or cures a disease; any medicine or application which puts an end to disease and
restores health; with for; as, a remedy for the gout.
2. That which corrects or counteracts an evil of any kind; a corrective; a counteractive; reparation; cure;
followed by for or against, formerly by to.
What may else be remedy or cureMilton.
To evils which our own misdeeds have wrought,
He will instruct us.
3. (Law) The legal means to recover a right, or to obtain redress for a wrong.
Civil remedy. See under Civil. Remedy of the mint (Coinage), a small allowed deviation from
the legal standard of weight and fineness; called also tolerance.
Syn. Cure; restorative; counteraction; reparation; redress; relief; aid; help; assistance.
(Rem"e*dy), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Remedied (-d?d); p. pr. & vb. n. Remedying.] [L. remediare,
remediari: cf. F. remdier. See Remedy, n.] To apply a remedy to; to relieve; to cure; to heal; to repair; to
redress; to correct; to counteract.
I will remedy this gear ere long.Shak.
(Re*melt") v. t. To melt again.
(Re*mem"ber) v. t. [imp. & p. p. Remembered (-b?rd); p. pr. & vb. n. Remembering.]
[OF. remebrer, L. rememorari; pref. re- re- + memorare to bring to remembrance, from memor mindful.
See Memory, and cf. Rememorate.]
1. To have ( a notion or idea) come into the mind again, as previously perceived, known, or felt; to have
a renewed apprehension of; to bring to mind again; to think of again; to recollect; as, I remember the fact; he
remembers the events of his childhood; I cannot remember dates.
We are said to remember anything, when the idea of it arises in the mind with the consciousness that
we have had this idea before.I. Watts.
2. To be capable of recalling when required; to keep in mind; to be continually aware or thoughtful of; to
preserve fresh in the memory; to attend to; to think of with gratitude, affection, respect, or any other emotion.
Remember the Sabbath day, to keep it holy.Ex. xx. 8.
That they may have their wages duly paid 'em,Shak.
And something over to remember me by.
Remember what I warn thee; shun to taste.Milton.
3. To put in mind; to remind; also used reflexively and impersonally. [Obs.] "Remembering them the
trith of what they themselves known." Milton.
My friends remembered me of home.Chapman.
Remember you of passed heaviness.Chaucer.
And well thou wost [knowest] if it remember thee.Chaucer.
4. To mention. [Obs.] "As in many cases hereafter to be remembered." Ayliffe.