Definition of therapeutically in US English:



  • See therapeutic

    • ‘A pharmaceutical company that created a therapeutically useful drug would be paid by the government.’
    • ‘Thus, it is not just the visual contents of the photographs themselves that are so therapeutically important, but also everything that happens while the client is interacting with them.’
    • ‘It is apparently used therapeutically as an anticholinergic.’
    • ‘Some people use it therapeutically for conditions like arthritis and other diseases that cause painful joints, for digestive problems, and for skin problems.’
    • ‘The researchers studied how well the vaccines worked prophylactically - to prevent infection - and therapeutically to help control an existing infection.’