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

  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

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to cast off or become cast off

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