Words nearby palliative
OTHER WORDS FROM palliativepal·li·a·tive·ly, adverbnon·pal·li·a·tive, adjectivenon·pal·li·a·tive·ly, adverbun·pal·li·a·tive, adjective
Examples from the Web for palliative
Palliative sedation would have relieved her pain, it is true.U.K. Courts Grant Mother Right to End Her 12-Year-Old Disabled Daughter’s Life|Elizabeth Picciuto|November 4, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I found a solution in palliative care—which is dedicated to minimizing pain and keeping the chronically ill out of the hospital.
This is palliative care—a return of some control to people during a passage in life that is uncontrollable.
In the heat of anger, no provocation would be weighed—no palliative admitted; and the innocent would perish with the guilty.
I wonder whether Thompson's Musidora could be considered a sufficient precedent, or at least a palliative parallel?The Heroine|Eaton Stannard Barrett
During his sickness he sought a palliative for his pains—in the Bible.Jewish Literature and Other Essays|Gustav Karpeles
There is then a palliative for the busy bee's "hot foot," as Paddy described his first warm contact with the insect.Eye Spy|William Hamilton Gibson
However I had a visit from Bob as a palliative which supported me under the rest.Miss Eden's Letters|Emily Eden