Translation of "restore" - English-French dictionary


verb /rəˈstoː/

to repair (a building, a painting, a piece of furniture etc) so that it looks as it used to or ought to

The church is going to be restored.

to bring back to a normal or healthy state

The patient was soon restored to health.

to bring or give back

rétablir, rendre
to restore law and order
The police restored the stolen cars to their owners.

to bring or put (a person) back to a position, rank etc he once had

He was asked to resign, but was later restored to his former job as manager.
restoration /restə-/ noun

The building was closed for restoration(s).
restorer noun

a person or thing that restores

a furniture-restorer.

(Translation of “restore” from the PASSWORD English–French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)