Definitions

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  • adj. Restored to a state of good repair; returned to working order.
  • v. Repair; make reparate; restore to proper condition.
  • v. Make reparation(s).
  • v. Make reparation(s) for; redress.
  • v. Make reparation to; compensate.

Etymologies

From the Classical Latin reparātus ("repaired"), perfect participle of reparō ("I renew”, “I repair"). (Wiktionary)
From the Classical Latin reparō ("I renew”, “I repair"), modelled on its past participial stem reparāt-. (Wiktionary)
Back-formation from reparation. (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • The Americans should reparate to us the damages caused by this toxic debt, Brown should be seeking reparation from S&P for rating this debt as AAA, we wouldnt be sitting here looking at the abyss if we had joined the Euro, oh things are tough in Europe but they are a collective club that supports the worst hit.

    The Independent - Frontpage RSS Feed

  • "This acquisitiveness invites, as a matter of course, retortion by those who suffer most from its consequences either to reparate injuries or end injustices (real or perceived).

    ANC Today

  • "This acquisitiveness invites, as a matter of course, retortion by those who suffer most from its consequences either to reparate injuries or end injustices

    ANC Today

  • Surgite, XUrdani Cives, tnamphAtimquo cajptis Imperium reparate Gcaiis*

    Matthiae Casimiri Sarbievii e Societate Jesu, Carmina

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