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mended

adjective

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as in repaired, fixed

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mended

verb
past tense of mend

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2 to become healthy and strong again after illness or weakness
  • she's mending after a particularly nasty bout of the flu

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4 to make up for (an offense)
  • the proverb "least said, soonest mended" should be heeded by anyone tempted to angrily blurt out things they really don't mean

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5 to change one's behavior or character for the better
  • everyone's written her off as a liar and a thief, but I say it's never too late to mend

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6 to bring about recovery from
  • the old adage that only time can mend a broken heart

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“Mended.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/mended. Accessed 4 Dec. 2020.

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