Synonyms of balm in English:

balm


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See Spanish definition of bálsamo

noun

1‘a skin balm for use after shaving’

SYNONYMS
ointment, lotion, cream, salve, liniment, embrocation, rub, gel, emollient, unguent, balsam, moisturizer
pomade, pomatum
technical demulcent, humectant
archaic unction
ANTONYMS

astringent, irritant

2‘the murmur of the water can provide balm for troubled spirits’

SYNONYMS
relief, comfort, ease, consolation, cheer, solace
alleviation, mitigation, assuagement, healing
ANTONYMS

exacerbation