Part of speech:
To set right; remedy:
To restore to health or soundness; cure:
(Computers) To correct a bug in (an item of software), especially as a temporary correction between releases.
(Archaeology) To modify (a flaked stone tool) by secondary flaking along the cutting edge.
To mend or patch (shoes, etc.)
To restore to proper condition or working order; repair:
To bring back into existence or use; reestablish:
To cause to adopt a new attitude or outlook:
To add ingredients so as to improve or conceal the taste, appearance, or quality of:
To cure or heal, as with medicine
To restore to health or a sound condition; make well; heal
To conduct oneself in a specified way, especially in relation to others; exhibit behavior:
(Idiomatic) To recognise one's failings and attempt to remedy them
(Law) To succeed in a claim; receive judgment in one's favor
To get well
To become whole or intact, as a broken bone
To raise to a more desirable or more excellent quality or condition; make better:
To make or become better; improve:
The definition of amend means to modify or alter something, often for the better.
To bar is defined as to keep something from happening or to keep people from entering.
To give advantage to; to support; to advance the interest of.
The definition of convalesce is to recover gradually from sickness or injury.
(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
To repair or remodel extensively, as by taking apart and reconstructing, often with new parts
To interrupt; to destroy the continuity of; to dissolve or terminate.
To destroy, spoil, or damage irreparably
To put an end to; do away with
To undermine, impede, or damage.
To become torn:
To make or become worse.
To indicate or mark the errors in:
To return to a good state; to amend or correct one's own character or habits; as, a person of settled habits of vice will seldom reform.
To recuperate is to get better after an illness, to recover after exertion, or to get back something that was lost.
To make clean, bright, or fresh again; renovate.
Renew is defined as to make new, reawaken, reestablish or start over.
Renovate is to restore something to a newer or better state.
Overhaul is defined as to examine and make necessary repairs, or to catch up with someone or something.
To vamp again or anew; specif., to renovate or revise; make over
Very; extremely [to know something right well]
To redress is defined as to fix something that was wrong.
To obtain a profit or advantage; benefit:
To come together for a common purpose, esp. to assist or support a cause, person, etc.
To regain one's health
Personal property that is attached to a structure or to land in such a way as to be considered a part of it.
A making of amends; making up for a wrong or injury
To alter or mend (clothing).
restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken
Clothes and other articles that must be repaired:
- Patch and darn imply the mending of a hole, tear, etc., the former by inserting or applying a piece of similar material to patch a coat, to patch a tire, the latter by sewing a network of stitches across the gap to darn a sock
- Repair , often equivalent to mend , is preferred when the object is a relatively complex one that has become damaged or decayed through use, age, exhaustion, etc. to repair an automobile, to repair a radio
- Mend is the general word implying the making whole again of something that has been broken, torn, etc. to mend a toy, to mend a dress
Find another word for mend. In this page you can discover 67 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for mend, like: repair, heal, patch, darn, retouch, put back together, cobble, patch-up, sew, fix and restore.