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Synonyms for balmbɑm

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. balm(noun)

    any of various aromatic resinous substances used for healing and soothing

    unguent, unction, salve, ointment

  2. ointment, unction, unguent, balm, salve(noun)

    semisolid preparation (usually containing a medicine) applied externally as a remedy or for soothing an irritation

    smarm, unction, cream, salve, ointment, balm, emollient, unctuousness, oleaginousness, unguent, smarminess, oiliness, inunction, fulsomeness


  1. balm(noun)

    Any of various aromatic resins exuded from certain plants, especially trees of the genus Commiphora of Africa, Arabia and India and Myroxylon of South America.


  2. balm(noun)

    A plant or tree yielding such substance.


  3. balm(noun)

    Any soothing oil or lotion, especially an aromatic one.


  4. balm(noun)

    Something soothing.


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ointment, analgesia

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