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amends

a·mends

amends

 
pronunciation:
mendz
phrases:
make amends
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
inflections: amends
definition: (used with a sing. or pl. verb) payment or compensation given to repair or satisfy damage, injury, or loss.
synonyms:
compensation, payment, recompense, restitution
similar words:
indemnification, indemnity, offset, quittance, redress, reparation, satisfaction
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phrase: make amends