Part of speech:
To connect temporarily (electronic components), as with a patch cord.
To make scholarly corrections or improvements in (a text)
To patch up or restore; renovate.
The definition of improve is to make something or someone better, or to become better.
A representation or reconstruction of the original form or structure, as of a building, fossil animal, etc.
To get better; improve, esp. in health
Sew is defined as to join or repair with a needle and thread.
The act by which something is repaired; a mending.
Immoral or unjust effects:
To make suitable or improve by altering in a certain way
Increase; growth; progress; advance.
The definition of adjust means to change something to a better fit or to be more usable.
To make right; change from wrong to right; remove errors from
Overhaul is defined as to examine and make necessary repairs, or to catch up with someone or something.
To darn is defined as to fix a hole in cloth by weaving a patch across the hole.
To make or become better; improve:
To stop up (the cracks, seams, etc.) of (a window frame, boat, etc.) as with a puttylike sealant or oakum
To make or mend (boots or shoes).
To work as a tinker.
(Obs.) Agreement or reconciliation
The act or process of making amends for a wrong.
Something given or done in return; repayment, reward, retaliation, or compensation
To adjust (a garment) for a better fit.
To make better; improve
To make usable or attractive again; refurbish
To free from grief, troubles, evil, etc.
To promise to make good another’s financial loss or liability resulting from a particular event or contingency.
To make a journey; travel.
(Comput.) To gain access to (data) that is on a floppy disk, hard drive, etc.
To withstand the effects of travel or relocation
(Informal) To urinate or defecate:
To go or apply (to) for help
To inhabit, visit, or appear to in the form of a ghost or other supernatural being.
(Intransitive, idiomatic, slang) To spend time doing nothing in particular.
One that is invariably present in and long associated with a place:
A place for hanging out.
To fill with spirit, courage, or resolution:
To alter or mend (clothing).
To compensate is to pay someone for services performed, to repay someone for some wrong or that something positive exists to make up for something negative.
Settlement of a debt or claim.
Things to be repaired by sewing, darning, patching, etc.
(Proper) The period of this (1867-77)
The definition of a substitution is a replacement.
The definition of a reformation is a correction or improvement, or a religious movement in the 16th century.
(Geol.) The process of very gradual solution and simultaneous deposition by which one kind of mineral is substituted for another
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 put back in good condition, as by cleaning, patching, or repairing
To provide services to:
To brighten, freshen, or polish up again; renovate
To make or do over again, especially with minimal revision; rehash:
Refresh is defined as to cool off, enliven, restore or make someone feel energized.
To arrange to extend the loan of:
Rectify is defined as to make something right.
To do justice to; to relieve from wrong; to restore rights to; to assert or regain the rights of.
To counteract or rectify (a problem, mistake, or undesirable situation).
To repair or remodel extensively, as by taking apart and reconstructing, often with new parts
A significant change in circumstance, attitude, perception, or focus of attention: big break, lucky break, bad break.
A drop of the clear salty liquid secreted by glands (lacrimal glands) in the eyes. Tears wet the membrane covering the eye and help rid the eye of irritating substances.
The characteristic appearance of the surface of a broken mineral.
To cause damage to.
(Educ.) Designating or of any special course of study for helping students overcome deficiencies in specific skills, abilities, or knowledge
Amends made, as for damage or loss.
(Archaic) Suitable repayment for one's actions; requital
To search for and eliminate malfunctioning elements or errors in:
To constitute again or anew; reconstruct, reorganize, or recompose; specif., to restore (a dehydrated or condensed substance) to its full liquid form by adding water
To construct again; rebuild.
To make or be made ready or fit for use again, as by repairing, reequipping, or resupplying
To manage to reach again:
To undergo spiritual conversion or rebirth; reform.
To make over in structure or style; reconstruct.
(Intransitive) To retreat from action or danger; to withdraw for safety or pleasure; as, to retire from battle.
The act or work of a wrecker
A particular form of hurt, damage, or loss:
The state or fact of being neglected:
Destruction is defined as the tearing down or dismantling or killing of something.
To suffer destruction or ruin; become wrecked:
To overindulge so as to cause to demand or expect too much
Ruin is defined as to break or destroy something.
To cause damage to; impair:
The definition of arrive is when you become someone important or when you become someone or something you have always wanted to be.
To endure or persist:
Maintain is defined as to keep in a current state in order to prevent from failing or breaking or to carry on or to support or provide.
To move or go quickly or hurriedly:
To pay frequent visits to; be in or at often:
(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
To be among those who finish a competition or race, especially to finish second.
(Informal) A regular or favorite gathering place, resort, or haunt
To put fresh life into; refresh or restore in body or mind, esp. after work, by play, amusement, or relaxation
To reconstruct or re-create:
To produce (a play) or exhibit (an old film) again after an interval
To arouse; stimulate; stir
To put new life or vigor into; cause to revive
To provide a remedy for
restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken
To rejuvenate is to restore, or to make someone or something look younger or fresher.
To send or direct (someone) to someone or something for aid, information, etc.
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