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Repair

Re`pair´   Pronunciation: r?-p?r´
v. i.1.To return.
I thought . . . that he repaire should again.
- Chaucer.
2.To go; to betake one's self; to resort; ass, to repair to sanctuary for safety.
Go, mount the winds, and to the shades repair.
- Pope.
n.1.The act of repairing or resorting to a place.
The king sent a proclamation for their repair to their houses.
- Clarendon.
2.Place to which one repairs; a haunt; a resort.
v. t.1.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.
[imp. & p. p. Repaired (-p?rd"); p. pr. & vb. n. Repairing.]
Secret refreshings that repair his strength.
- Milton.
Do thou, as thou art wont, repair
My heart with gladness.
- Wordsworth.
2.To make amends for, as for an injury, by an equivalent; to indemnify for; as, to repair a loss or damage.
I 'll repair the misery thou dost bear.
- Shak.
n.1.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.
2.Condition with respect to soundness, perfectness, etc.; as, a house in good, or bad, repair; the book is out of repair.
Noun1.Repairrepair - the act of putting something in working order again
2.repair - a formal way of referring to the condition of something; "the building was in good repair"
3.repair - a frequently visited place
Verb1.repair - restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken; "She repaired her TV set"; "Repair my shoes please"
Antonyms:
bust, break - ruin completely; "He busted my radio!"
2.repair - 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"
3.repair - move, travel, or proceed toward some place; "He repaired to his cabin in the woods"
Synonyms: resort
4.repair - set straight or right; "remedy these deficiencies"; "rectify the inequities in salaries"; "repair an oversight"
5.repair - give new life or energy to; "A hot soup will revive me"; "This will renovate my spirits"; "This treatment repaired my health"
To dream that you are repairing something, signifies that you are going through a period of recovery from an upsetting situation. The item that you are repairing is indicative of the area in your life that you are working on.adjustment, amends, apply, atone, atone for, bad condition, brighten up, brush up, case, cobble, commission, compensate, compensation, condition, correction, darn, do up, doctor, estate, expiate, fare, fettle, fitness, fix, fix up, fixing, form, freshen, furbish, furbish up, give satisfaction, go, good condition, hie, improvement, journey, kilter, live down, make amends, make compensation, make good, make matters up, make reparation, make right, make up for, making right, mending, nick, order, overhaul, overhauling, pass, patch up, pay the forfeit, pay the penalty, polish, polish up, proceed, process, propitiate, push on, put in commission, put in order, put in repair, put in shape, put right, ready, rebuild, recap, recompense, recondition, reconstruct, rectification, recur, redeem, redress, refer, renewal, renovate, renovation, repairing, reparation, restoration, retouch, retread, revamp, revive, rub up, run, satisfaction, satisfy, service, set right, set to rights, sew up, shape, shine, spruce, spruce up, square it, square things, state, tinker up, tone up, touch up, travel, trim, troubleshooting, turn, vamp, vamp up, wend
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