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Overview of noun amends

The noun amends has 2 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. damages, amends, indemnity, indemnification, restitution, redress

(a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury)

2. reparation, amends

(something done or paid in expiation of a wrong; "how can I make amends")

Overview of verb amend

The verb amend has 3 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (9) amend

(make amendments to; "amend the document")

2. (2) better, improve, amend, ameliorate, meliorate

(to make better; "The editor improved the manuscript with his changes")

3. rectify, remediate, remedy, repair, amend

(set straight or right; "remedy these deficiencies"; "rectify the inequities in salaries"; "repair an oversight") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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