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repair

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of repair

  1. a state of being or fitness the dining table is in good repair, so you won't need to refinish it Synonyms estate, fettle, form, health, keeping, kilter, nick [British], order, condition, shape, trimRelated Words practice (also practise); pass, phase, stage; footing, picture, posture, scene, status, situation; rank, standingNear Antonyms disorder, disrepair

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repair

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of repair

  1. 1 to bring back to a former condition or vigor it will take some time to repair your energy after a bout with the flu Synonyms freshen, recharge, recreate, refresh, refreshen, regenerate, rejuvenate, renew, restore, resuscitate, revitalize, revive, revivifyRelated Words make over, overhaul, reclaim, recondition, reconstitute, redesign, redevelop, redo, reengineer, refurbish, rehab, rehabilitate, remake, remodel, renovate; refill, replenish, resupply; modernize, update

  2. 2 to put into good shape or working order again having trouble finding someone who repairs audio components Synonyms doctor, fix, patch, recondition, renovate, mend, revampRelated Words fix up, furbish, overhaul, rebuild, reconstruct, refurbish; aid, cure, heal, help; condition, prepare, ready; care (for), maintain, service; freshen, refresh, refreshen, regenerate, rejuvenate, renew, restore, revitalize, revive; adjust, correct, modify, rectify, redress, reform, right; ameliorate, better, enhance, enrich, improve, meliorateNear Antonyms blemish, break, damage, deface, disfigure, flaw, harm, hurt, impair, injure, mar, ruin, spoil, vandalize, wreck; cripple, disable, maim, mangle, mutilate


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