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Definitions and Synonyms of patch up | Another word for patch up | What is patch up?

Definition 1: mend by putting a patch on - [verb of change]

Samples where patch up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • patch a hole

Synonyms for patch up in the sense of this definition

(patch up is a kind of ...) restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken

"She repaired her TV set" "Repair my shoes please"

Definition 2: come to terms - [verb of communication]

Samples where patch up or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • After some discussion we finally made up

Synonyms for patch up in the sense of this definition

(patch up is a kind of ...) be in accord; be in agreement

"We agreed on the terms of the settlement" "I can't agree with you!" "I hold with those who say life is sacred" "Both philosophers concord on this point"

(... is a kind of patch up ) make peace with

(... is a kind of patch up ) end hostilities

"The brothers who had been fighting over their inheritance finally made peace"

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