Examples of usage:

  1. The rays of the sun fell on her caressingly, like a restorative. "The Grand Babylon Hotel" by Arnold Bennett
  2. So he turned back from Grosvenor Square, and went down to his club in St. James's Street, feeling that billiards and brandy- and- water might, for the present, be the best restorative. "Can You Forgive Her?" by Anthony Trollope
  3. Noble's straw hat might have brightened under the treatment of lemon juice or other restorative; his scarf was folded to hide a spot that worked steadily toward a complete visibility, and some recent efforts upon his trousers with a tepid iron, in his bedchamber at home, counteracted but feebly that tendency of cloth to sculpture itself in hummocks upon repeated pressure of the human knee. "Gentle Julia" by Booth Tarkington
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