"repairing" in the verb sense
1. 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"
2. 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"
3. repair, resort
move, travel, or proceed toward some place
"He repaired to his cabin in the woods"
4. rectify, remediate, remedy, repair, amend
set straight or right
"remedy these deficiencies"
"rectify the inequities in salaries"
"repair an oversight"
5. 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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