Usage examples for reparation

  1. She stole half a ham after dinner, and she might take a notion to make the only reparation in her power. – Some Experiences of an Irish R.M. by E. OE. Somerville Martin Ross
  2. Was there a suggestion of reparation? – America's War for Humanity by Thomas Herbert Russell
  3. The unhappy young man has come back to you on foot, enduring the most terrible hardships by the way; he is prepared to enter the humblest walks in life- if so he may make reparation. – Eve and David by Honore de Balzac
  4. He grew to look upon his present life as a kind of belated reparation. – The Man Thou Gavest by Harriet T. Comstock
  5. Now I would make reparation to her, through her child. – Molly Bawn by Margaret Wolfe Hamilton
  6. Jan's grandfather was dead,- Mr. Ford's client could make no reparation there,- but the cousin to whom the old wooden house now belonged gave Jan many things which had been his mother's. – Jan of the Windmill by Juliana Horatia Ewing
  7. He must make reparation. – The Fatal Glove by Clara Augusta Jones Trask
  8. That is the only reparation you can do her, until she is legally divorced, and after that, if necessary, I will give her an allowance, but she cannot rest under this roof another night. – Tales of the Chesapeake by George Alfred Townsend
  9. Becker declares that every reparation was offered. – The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson - Swanston Edition Vol. 17 (of 25) by Robert Louis Stevenson Other: Andrew Lang
  10. It is the one thing I am able to do for him in some little reparation! – Star-Dust A Story of an American Girl by Fannie Hurst
  11. It is a sort of reparation for your attack upon Herdrine. – Berenice by E. Phillips Oppenheim
  12. If an injury has been done,- as I fear may be too probable,- I will advise my young friend to make any reparation in his power- short of marriage. – Ralph the Heir by Anthony Trollope