- (n.) repair, fix, fixing, fixture, mend, mending, reparation (the act of putting something in working order again)
- (n.) repair (a formal way of referring to the condition of something) "the building was in good repair"
- (n.) haunt, hangout, resort, repair, stamping ground (a frequently visited place)
- (v.) repair, mend, fix, bushel, doctor, furbish up, restore, touch on (restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken) "She repaired her TV set"; "Repair my shoes please"
- (v.) compensate, recompense, repair, indemnify (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"
- (v.) repair, resort (move, travel, or proceed toward some place) "He repaired to his cabin in the woods"
- (v.) rectify, remediate, remedy, repair, amend (set straight or right) "remedy these deficiencies"; "rectify the inequities in salaries"; "repair an oversight"
- (v.) animate, recreate, reanimate, revive, renovate, repair, quicken, vivify, revivify (give new life or energy to) "A hot soup will revive me"; "This will renovate my spirits"; "This treatment repaired my health"
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|Harvard||WordNet 2010, repair, Smart Define, viewed 18 May, 2013, <http://smartdefine.org/repair/definitions/1189750>.|
|MLA||WordNet. "repair" 23 October 2010. Web. 18 May 2013. <http://smartdefine.org/repair/definitions/1189750>|