Popular Wordlists
  • word of the day

    repair

    repair - Dictionary definition and meaning for word repair

    Definition
    (noun) the act of putting something in working order again
    Synonyms : fix , fixing , fixture , mend , mending , reparation
    Definition
    (noun) a formal way of referring to the condition of something
    Example Sentence
    • the building was in good repair
    Definition
    (noun) a frequently visited place
    Synonyms : hangout , haunt , resort , stamping ground
    Definition
    (verb) restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken
    Synonyms : bushel , doctor , fix , furbish up , mend , restore , touch on
    Example Sentence
    • She repaired her TV set
    • Repair my shoes please
    Definition
    (verb) make amends for; pay compensation for
    Example Sentence
    • 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
    Definition
    (verb) move, travel, or proceed toward some place
    Synonyms : resort
    Example Sentence
    • He repaired to his cabin in the woods
    Definition
    (verb) set straight or right
    Synonyms : amend , rectify , remediate , remedy
    Example Sentence
    • remedy these deficiencies
    • rectify the inequities in salaries
    • repair an oversight
    Definition
    (verb) give new life or energy to
    Example Sentence
    • A hot soup will revive me
    • This will renovate my spirits
    • This treatment repaired my health
Connect with us on Facebook