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General dictionaries General (29 matching dictionaries)
  1. cathartic: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  2. cathartic: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  3. cathartic: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  4. cathartic: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  5. cathartic: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  6. cathartic: Merriam-Webster's Online Dictionary, 11th Edition [home, info]
  7. Cathartic, cathartic: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. cathartic: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. Cathartic: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. cathartic: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. cathartic: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. cathartic: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. cathartic: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. cathartic: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. cathartic: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  16. Cathartic (medicine), Cathartic: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  17. Cathartic: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  18. cathartic: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  19. cathartic: Rhymezone [home, info]
  20. cathartic: Grandiloquent Dictionary [home, info]
  21. Cathartic: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  22. cathartic: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  23. cathartic: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  24. cathartic: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  25. cathartic: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  26. cathartic: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  27. cathartic: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. cathartic: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. Cathartic: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. cathartic: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  3. CATHARTIC: Probert Encyclopaedia of Medicine [home, info]
  4. Cathartic: Hepatitis C Information Central [home, info]
  5. -cathartic, cathartic: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  6. Cathartic: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  7. cathartic: Hyperdictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. cathartic: Wordcraft Dictionary [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Cathartic: Material Safety Data Sheets HyperGlossary [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. cathartic: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (cathartic)

noun:  a purging medicine; stimulates evacuation of the bowels
adjective:  strongly laxative
adjective:  emotionally purging (of e.g. art)
adjective:  emotionally purging

Phrases that include cathartic:   emeto cathartic, lubricant cathartic, cathartic laxatives

Words similar to cathartic:   aperient, evacuant, laxative, physic, psychotherapeutic, purgative, releasing, more...

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