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From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


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From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Re·pair, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Repaired p. pr. & vb. n. Repairing.]
 1. To restore to a sound or good state after decay, injury, dilapidation, or partial destruction; to renew; to restore; to mend; as, to repair a house, a road, a shoe, or a ship; to repair a shattered fortune.
    Secret refreshings that repair his strength.   --Milton.
 Do thou, as thou art wont, repair
 My heart with gladness.   --Wordsworth.
 2. To make amends for, as for an injury, by an equivalent; to indemnify for; as, to repair a loss or damage.
    I 'll repair the misery thou dost bear.   --Shak.
 Syn: -- To restore, recover; renew; amend; mend; retrieve; recruit.