amends

See also: amends.

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EtymologyEdit

From French amendes, plural of amende. Compare with amende.

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NounEdit

amends pl ‎(plural only)

  1. Compensation for a loss or injury; recompense; reparation.
    Amends were made for the damage and no charges were filed.
    • (Can we date this quote?) Doyle
      As to you, Mr. Carruthers, I think that you have done what you could to make amends for your share in an evil plot.

Usage notesEdit

Usually found as to make amends.

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VerbEdit

amends

  1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of amend

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