An example of remedy is when you say you are sorry for an argument.
An example of remedy is an antibiotic for a bacterial infection.
Origin of remedy
- Middle English remedie from Old French from Latin remedium re- re- medērī to heal med- in Indo-European roots
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
- From Middle English remedie, from Old French *remedie, remede, from Latin remedium (“a remedy, cure"), from re- (“again") + mederi (“to heal").