from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- adj. Something done by patching; a quick fix.
- n. The act of patching or repairing.
- n. An instance of patching or repairing.
- n. A hastily performed repair job; a quick fix.
- v. To mend something by patching; usually a quick fix.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The act of repairing or mending, usually a clumsy temporary performance; the repair so made.
patch + up (Wiktionary)