repair to

Definition of repair to

old-fashioned + formal

  1. :  to go to (a place) After dinner, the guests repaired to the drawing room for coffee. —sometimes used humorously Shall we repair to the coffee shop?

Word by Word Definitions

repairplay
  1. :  to betake oneself :  go

    :  to come together :  rally

    :  return

  1. :  the act of repairing :  resort

    :  a popular gathering place

  1. :  to restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken :  fix

    :  to restore to a sound or healthy state :  renew

    :  to make good :  compensate for :  remedy

  1. :  an instance or result of repairing

    :  the act or process of repairing

    :  the replacement of destroyed cells or tissues by new formations


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up repair to? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

a lively discussion

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!