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Synonyms for mend

Synonyms for mend

to restore to proper condition or functioning

to make right what is wrong

Synonyms for mend

sewing that repairs a worn or torn hole (especially in a garment)


Related Words

heal or recover

References in classic literature ?
Forgive me and have pity on my folly, and remember I know but little, and, if I talk much, it's more from infirmity than malice; but he who sins and mends commends himself to God.
Don't fret; I'll come down and mend it in the night," he said.
Well, I am glad of that,' said the Miller, clapping little Hans on the back, 'for I want you to come up to the mill as soon as you are dressed, and mend my barn-roof for me.
The ladies also gave me clothes frequently of their own or their children's; some stockings, some petticoats, some gowns, some one thing, some another, and these my old woman managed for me like a mere mother, and kept them for me, obliged me to mend them, and turn them and twist them to the best advantage, for she was a rare housewife.
We initially took a more targeted approach to distribution but quickly realized that the demand is much broader and warrants expansion into more mass market channels", says co-founder Whitney Stevens, "for example we have customers like UCLA Medical Center Physical Therapist Ellen Towles, at 54 and training for Ironman, she is taking MEND daily as a part of her nutritional regimen.
He said: "The strength of Mend is that it's a programme that is developed with families.
While preparing for its big move -- and the community celebration planned for March31 -- MEND had suspended its medical and dental clinics and scaled back its food and clothing giveaways.
Children leave MEND with more energy and brimming with self-confidence.
After Yar'Adua's decision to drop treason and gun-smuggling charges against Okah, Mend said on Monday that it considered "this release as a step towards genuine peace and prosperity if Nigeria is open to frank talks and deals sincerely with the root issues once and for all".
MEND and organizations like them need every dollar they can get.
The award was officially presented to the team last night at a session at the Zone, St Andrews Road, by Richard Tremere, MEND regional manager for Yorkshire and Humber.
Unilateral ceasefire'Yvonne Ndege, Al Jazeera's correspondent in Lagos, said: "There are two news agencies reporting that Mend have declared a unilateral ceasefire and there are also two theories emerging as to what could have prompted this.
MEND is $1 million short for its new facility, which is crucial to serve the Valley's ranks of hungry and poor.
Devised by experts at Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children and funded by the Big Lottery Fund, the MEND programme consists of two hourly sessions twice a week over a 10-week period.
Its funding comes from grants, individual contributions and corporate donations -- like the Kresge Foundation, started by the founders of Kmart, that has offered MEND a $400,000 grant if it comes up with the last $1 million for its new facility.