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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)

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heal or recover

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Mending Fences set crisp fractions, including 1min 09.
Then, while Len was away, Jack occupied himself mending fences, placating his boss and the secretary, and correcting Len's mistakes.
Men, women and children pitched in, mending fences, steps and everything else that needed it.
This allowed us to reduce our obligations to vendors and content providers by approximately $268,000, advancing the process of mending fences with our loyal suppliers.
I'm seeing my kids a lot more, mending fences with [ex-wives] Denise [Richards] and Brooke [Mueller], just trying to move forward and prioritise what matters," RadarOnline.
Talabani referred that the political leaders' meeting, two days ago, was successful as it helped in mending fences and break the ice between the political rivals.
He said that the reconciliation that took place between Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz and Libyan leader Moammar Gaddafi is still incomplete, as the two countries have not worked on mending fences with each other since the reconciliation last year.
Chris said: "We've been feeding cows and mending fences and there's been a few deliveries of calves.
After a year of mending fences and a compensation package that has topped pounds 15million the Scot believes fans, teams and sponsors should move on.
Japan and South Korea are trying to arrange bilateral foreign ministerial talks next week in Pakistan with the aim of mending fences, a top Japanese Foreign Ministry official indicated Thursday.
Whatever the differences between the heartbroken Mr Al Fayed and the Royal family, this would have been the perfect occasion to start mending fences.
North Korea has not indicated any intention of mending fences with Japan.
COLLEGES: Minutes after being named the new athletic director at the University of Nebraska, Steve Pederson started mending fences with football fans who felt alienated by his predecessor, Bill Byrne.
Defence has revealed that it had finished mending fences with Zaetta over the claims.
Japan and China have agreed to resume talks between senior Foreign Ministry officials next week in Tokyo as part of efforts aimed at mending fences with each other, sources close to bilateral ties said Thursday.