Something that has a softening or soothing effect; esp., an emollient preparation or medicine applied to surface tissues of the body
A highly viscous or semisolid substance used on the skin as a cosmetic, emollient, or medicament; a salve.
The yellowish fatty component of unhomogenized milk that tends to accumulate at the surface.
A hard, unctuous, fat- or wax-based solid, sometimes medicated, formerly applied to the skin directly or on dressings.
A liquid preparation used, as on the skin, for cleansing, soothing, healing, etc.
One that facilitates conversation or cooperation:
Anything that soothes or heals; balm
Something that serves to soothe; a balm.
Find another word for unguent. In this page you can discover 9 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for unguent, like: emollient, ointment, cream, balm, cerate, lotion, lubricant, salve and unction.