Recovery and remedies

emollient
(n)
ǝ-MOLL-i-ǝnt
Meaning

soothing or softening ointment

1st Sample Sentence

The doctor prescribed an emollient for the dry rash on his arm.

Root

mollis (soft) (Latin)

Mnemonics

divide it as e + moll (. mole which is a black spot)+ ient. If we find a black spot on our skin, we quickly start searching for a SOOTHING REMEDY to remove it. to mollify is to soothify so emollient is to soothe loosers break it like e + moll, now moll = mall, so in summer we go to a mall because of its centralized 'AC' for a soothing climate.

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