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Band·Aid

Band-Aid

 
pronunciation:
baen deId
part of speech: noun
definition 1: (Trademark) A Band-Aid brand bandage is a strip of tape that holds a gauze pad. It is used to cover small wounds.
definition 2: (lower case) any bandage that is similar.
definition 3: (lower case) a solution for a serious problem that is used for a short amount of time.
After the fire, the small gifts of money were only a band-aid for the family's loss.