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Purgative synonyms

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(Archaic) The art or profession of medicine.
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  1. (Archaic) The art or profession of medicine.
  2. A medicine or remedy, esp. a laxative or cathartic
  3. A medicine or drug, especially a cathartic.
An agent that causes vomiting.
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  1. An agent that causes vomiting.
  2. An emetic medicine or other substance
Something that purges, especially a medicinal purgative.
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  1. Something that purges, especially a medicinal purgative.
  2. The process of ridding a nation, political party, etc. of individuals held to be disloyal or undesirable
  3. The act or process of purging:
Of or effecting catharsis; purging
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  1. Of or effecting catharsis; purging
  2. Inducing catharsis; purgative.
  3. That releases emotional tension, especially after an overwhelming experience
Of, pertaining to, or producing elimination
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  1. Of, pertaining to, or producing elimination
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  1. Tending to eliminate.
  2. (Anatomy) Of or relating to the system through which elimination of digestive waste occurs; excretory.
Causing evacuation, especially of the bowels; purgative.
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  1. Causing evacuation, especially of the bowels; purgative.
  2. Causing evacuation, esp. of the bowels; cathartic or emetic
Of, or relating to excretion.
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  1. Of, or relating to excretion.
  2. Of or for excretion
  3. Of, relating to, or used in excretion:
That expiates or is meant to expiate
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  1. That expiates or is meant to expiate
  2. Of or pertaining to expiation
(Rare) Of a lustrum, or five-year period
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  1. (Rare) Of a lustrum, or five-year period
  2. Of, relating to, or used in a rite of purification.
Of, relating to, or resembling purgatory.
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  1. Of, relating to, or resembling purgatory.
  2. Serving to purify of sin; expiatory.
  3. Serving to atone for sins; expiatory
Find another word for purgative. In this page you can discover 18 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for purgative, like: physic, emetic, purge, laxative, cathartic, eliminative, eliminatory, evacuant, evacuative, excretory and expiatory.