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repair1

re·pair1

repair1

 
pronunciation:
rih peIr
parts of speech:
verb, noun
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part of speech: verb
inflections: repaired, repairing, repairs
definition: to put something in good condition again after being broken; fix.
The car mechanic repaired my tire.
 
synonyms:
fix, mend
antonyms:
damage, ruin
similar words:
patch, renovate, restore
 
part of speech: noun
definition: the work of repairing something.
My house needs a lot of repairs.
 
derivations: repairable (adj.), repairer (n.)
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