Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun amends

2 senses of amends

Sense 1
damages, amends, indemnity, indemnification, restitution, redress -- (a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury)
       => compensation -- (something (such as money) given or received as payment or reparation (as for a service or loss or injury))

Sense 2
reparation, amends -- (something done or paid in expiation of a wrong; "how can I make amends")
       => expiation, atonement, propitiation -- (the act of atoning for sin or wrongdoing (especially appeasing a deity))

Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of verb amend

3 senses of amend

Sense 1
amend -- (make amendments to; "amend the document")
       => revise -- (make revisions in; "revise a thesis")

Sense 2
better, improve, amend, ameliorate, meliorate -- (to make better; "The editor improved the manuscript with his changes")
       => change, alter, modify -- (cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue")

Sense 3
rectify, remediate, remedy, repair, amend -- (set straight or right; "remedy these deficiencies"; "rectify the inequities in salaries"; "repair an oversight")
       => correct, rectify, right -- (make right or correct; "Correct the mistakes"; "rectify the calculation")

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