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English definition of “mend”
/mend/ verb [T]
› UK to repair something that is broken or not working: They're sending someone round to mend the photocopier.
› to find a solution to a problem: The new government pledged to mend the country's broken society.
mend fences/bridges/relations › to try to improve a relationship with someone you have had a disagreement with: The industry is trying to mend fences with government, environmental groups, and the public.
mend your ways › to begin to improve your behaviour after you have been behaving badly: The outcry over third-world child exploitation has shamed some employers into mending their ways.