Part of speech:
To connect temporarily (electronic components), as with a patch cord.
A representation or reconstruction of the original form or structure, as of a building, fossil animal, etc.
To make scholarly corrections or improvements in (a text)
Sew is defined as to join or repair with a needle and thread.
To patch up or restore; renovate.
The act or process of making amends for a wrong.
(Comput.) To gain access to (data) that is on a floppy disk, hard drive, etc.
Immoral or unjust effects:
To make suitable or improve by altering in a certain way
(Proper) The period of this (1867-77)
Increase; growth; progress; advance.
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 get better; improve, esp. in health
The definition of adjust means to change something to a better fit or to be more usable.
The definition of improve is to make something or someone better, or to become better.
To make right; change from wrong to right; remove errors from
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:
Overhaul is defined as to examine and make necessary repairs, or to catch up with someone or something.
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:
To darn is defined as to fix a hole in cloth by weaving a patch across the hole.
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 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 repair or remodel extensively, as by taking apart and reconstructing, often with new parts
To work as a tinker.
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.
The act by which something is repaired; a mending.
(Educ.) Designating or of any special course of study for helping students overcome deficiencies in specific skills, abilities, or knowledge
(Obs.) Agreement or reconciliation
Amends made, as for damage or loss.
Something given or done in return; repayment, reward, retaliation, or compensation
(Archaic) Suitable repayment for one's actions; requital
To adjust (a garment) for a better fit.
To make better; improve
To search for and eliminate malfunctioning elements or errors in:
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.
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.
To withstand the effects of travel or relocation
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.
(Informal) To urinate or defecate:
To move or go quickly or hurriedly:
To go or apply (to) for help
To pay frequent visits to; be in or at often:
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.
(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
To be among those who finish a competition or race, especially to finish second.
One that is invariably present in and long associated with a place:
Things to be repaired by sewing, darning, patching, etc.
A place for hanging out.
(Informal) A regular or favorite gathering place, resort, or haunt
To fill with spirit, courage, or resolution:
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
To alter or mend (clothing).
restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken
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.
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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