What does the word restorative mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Restorer.

  • Part of speech: adverb


  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Tending or able to restore.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • A medicine that revives or restores.

Usage examples for restorative

  1. His heroine is a young woman who thinks herself to be possessed of a certain inherent restorative power of curing the sick. – Shadows of the Stage by William Winter
  2. Somewhat exhausted by her labors, Christie rested, after clearing up the room, while the children found a solace for all afflictions in the consumption of relays of bread and molasses, which infantile restorative occurred like an inspiration to the mind of their guardian. – Work: A Story of Experience by Louisa May Alcott