Definition of patch up
- They finally patched up their differences.
- He is going to try to patch things up with his girlfriend.
- The doctor patched him up, so he's going to be as good as new.
- She patched up his wounded arm.
: a piece of material used to mend or cover a hole or a weak spot
: a tiny piece of black silk or court plaster worn on the face or neck especially by women to hide a blemish or to heighten beauty
: a piece of material (such as adhesive plaster) used medically usually to cover a wound
: to mend, cover, or fill up a hole or weak spot in
: to provide with a patch
: to make of patches or fragments
: fool, dolt
: in or into a higher position or level
: from beneath the ground or water to the surface
: from below the horizon
: risen above the horizon
: being out of bed
used as a function word to indicate motion to or toward or situation at a higher point of
: up into or in the
: in a direction regarded as being toward or near the upper end or part of
: one in a high or advantageous position
: an upward slope
: a period or state of prosperity or success
: to rise from a lying or sitting position
: to move upward : ascend
used with and and another verb to indicate that the action of the following verb was either surprisingly or abruptly initiated
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