Amends - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |əˈmendz|  American pronunciation of the word amends
Brit.  |əˈmɛn(d)z|  British pronunciation of the word amends
- this word is used as a present tense form (he/she/it) of the verbto amend

noun

- a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury (syn: damages, indemnification, indemnity, redress, restitution)
- something done or paid in expiation of a wrong(syn: reparation)

how can I make amends

Examples

He seized the chance to make amends for his behavior.

She shamed him into making amends

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