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Definition 1: the act of putting something in working order again - [noun denoting act]

Synonyms for mend in the sense of this definition

(mend is a kind of ...) the act of improving something

"their improvements increased the value of the property"

(... is a kind of mend ) the act of mending a hole in a garment with crossing threads

(... is a kind of mend ) the act of mending a hole in a garment by sewing a patch over it

(... is a kind of mend ) activity involved in maintaining something in good working order

"he wrote the manual on car care"

(... is a kind of mend ) hurried repair

(... is a kind of mend ) the act of restoring something or someone to a satisfactory state

(... is a kind of mend ) the activity of constructing something again

(... is a kind of mend ) the act of restoring something to its original state

Definition 2: sewing that repairs a worn or torn hole (especially in a garment) - [noun denoting artifact]

Samples where mend or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • her stockings had several mends

Synonyms for mend in the sense of this definition

(mend is a kind of ...) needlework on which you are working with needle and thread

"she put her sewing back in the basket"

Definition 3: restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken - [verb of change]

Samples where mend or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • She repaired her TV set
  • Repair my shoes please

Synonyms for mend in the sense of this definition

(mend is a kind of ...) to make better

"The editor improved the manuscript with his changes"

(... is a kind of mend ) put a new heel on

"heel shoes"

(... is a kind of mend ) provide (a shoe) with a new vamp

"revamp my old boots"

(... is a kind of mend ) put a new sole on

"sole the shoes"

(... is a kind of mend ) mend by putting a patch on

"patch a hole"

(... is a kind of mend ) solve problems

"He is known to be good at trouble-shooting"

(... is a kind of mend ) repair the joints of bricks

"point a chimney"

(... is a kind of mend ) repair or mend

"cobble shoes"

(... is a kind of mend ) repair by adding pieces

"She pieced the china cup"

(... is a kind of mend ) plug with a substance

"fill a cavity"

(... is a kind of mend ) try to fix or mend

"Can you tinker with the T.V. set--it's not working right" "She always fiddles with her van on the weekend"

(... is a kind of mend ) repair by sewing

"darn socks"

Definition 4: heal or recover - [verb of change]

Samples where mend or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • My broken leg is mending

Synonyms for mend in the sense of this definition

(mend is a kind of ...) get better

"The weather improved toward evening"

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