Thesaurus

poultices

noun
plural of poultice

Synonyms of poultices

a medicated covering used to heal an injury
  • placed a poultice over the infected cut

Synonyms for poultices

Words Related to poultices

See the Dictionary Definition 

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about poultices

Cite this Entry

“Poultices.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/poultices. Accessed 12 Aug. 2020.

More from Merriam-Webster on poultices

Nglish: Translation of poultices for Spanish Speakers

Comments on poultices

What made you want to look up poultices? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Original Meanings Quiz

  • rembrandt painting a young scholar and his tutor
  • Which of the following is the earliest known sense of the word awe?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Citation

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!