Definitions of repair

  1. To betake one's self; to resort.
  2. 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.
  3. To make amends for, as for an injury, by an equivalent; to indemnify for; as, to repair a loss or damage.
  4. To put in good condition again after injury; mend; remedy; make amends for; as, to repair an unkindness.
  5. To restore after injury: to make amends for: to mend.
  6. To restore; mend; make amends for.
  7. To return.
  8. To go; to betake one's self; to resort; ass, to repair to sanctuary for safety.
  9. To go; as, to repair to one's home.
  10. To betake one's self to: to go: to resort.
  11. To betake one's self to.
  12. To betake oneself; resort; return.
  13. set straight or right; " remedy these deficiencies"; " rectify the inequities in salaries"; " repair an oversight"
  14. 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"
  15. To restore to a sound or good state after decay, & c.; to rebuild a part decayed; to make amends or indemnify for.
  16. To restore to a good state after decay or injury; to mend; to make amends for, as for an injury.
  17. To resort to; to betake one's self; to return, as to one's den; to resort.
  18. the act of putting something in working order again
  19. The act of repairing or resorting to a place.
  20. Place to which one repairs; a haunt; a resort.
  21. 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.
  22. Condition with respect to soundness, perfectness, etc.; as, a house in good, or bad, repair; the book is out of repair.
  23. Restoration after injury; usually plural; supply of loss; condition after use or restoration; as, the house is in good repair.
  24. Repairer.
  25. A retreat or abode.
  26. Restoration after injury or decay: supply of loss.
  27. Restoration; reparation.
  28. Condition after repairing.
  29. Restoration to a sound state; reparation.
  30. The act of betaking one's self to any place; a haunt.
  31. Restoration after decay, waste, or injury; supply of loss.
  32. A haunt or resort.
  34. Repairable.