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Definitions of repair

  1. To betake one's self; to resort. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  2. To restore to a sound or good state after decay, injury, dilapidation, or partial destruction; to renew; to restore; to mend; as, to repair a house, a road, a shoe, or a ship; to repair a shattered fortune. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. To make amends for, as for an injury, by an equivalent; to indemnify for; as, to repair a loss or damage. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. To put in good condition again after injury; mend; remedy; make amends for; as, to repair an unkindness. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. To restore after injury: to make amends for: to mend. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  6. To restore; mend; make amends for. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  7. To return. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. To go; to betake one's self; to resort; ass, to repair to sanctuary for safety. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. To go; as, to repair to one's home. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  10. To betake one's self to: to go: to resort. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  11. To betake one's self to. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  12. To betake oneself; resort; return. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  13. set straight or right; "remedy these deficiencies"; "rectify the inequities in salaries"; "repair an oversight" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  14. make amends for; pay compensation for; "One can never fully repair the suffering and losses of the Jews in the Third Reich"; "She was compensated for the loss of her arm in the accident" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  15. To restore to a sound or good state after decay, &c.; to rebuild a part decayed; to make amends or indemnify for. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  16. To restore to a good state after decay or injury; to mend; to make amends for, as for an injury. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  17. To resort to; to betake one's self; to return, as to one's den; to resort. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  18. the act of putting something in working order again Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  19. The act of repairing or resorting to a place. Webster Dictionary DB
  20. Place to which one repairs; a haunt; a resort. Webster Dictionary DB
  21. Restoration to a sound or good state after decay, waste, injury, or partial restruction; supply of loss; reparation; as, materials are collected for the repair of a church or of a city. Webster Dictionary DB
  22. Condition with respect to soundness, perfectness, etc.; as, a house in good, or bad, repair; the book is out of repair. Webster Dictionary DB
  23. Restoration after injury; usually plural; supply of loss; condition after use or restoration; as, the house is in good repair. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  24. Repairer. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  25. A retreat or abode. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  26. Restoration after injury or decay: supply of loss. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  27. Restoration; reparation. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  28. Condition after repairing. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  29. Restoration to a sound state; reparation. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  30. The act of betaking one's self to any place; a haunt. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  31. Restoration after decay, waste, or injury; supply of loss. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  32. A haunt or resort. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  33. REPARABLY. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  34. Repairable. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.

Usage examples for repair

  1. If wrong, I can easily repair the error. – Valerie by Frederick Marryat
  2. Unless you can repair some wrong, you are not bound to tell every little thing. – Bad Hugh by Mary Jane Holmes
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