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French translation of “restore”

restore

verb /rəˈstoː/
to repair (a building, a painting, a piece of furniture etc) so that it looks as it used to or ought to
restaurer
The church is going to be restored.
to bring back to a normal or healthy state
rétablir
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
rétablir
He was asked to resign, but was later restored to his former job as manager.
restoration /restə-/ noun
restauration
The building was closed for restoration(s).
restorer noun a person or thing that restores
restaurateur/-trice
a furniture-restorer.
(Definition of restore from the Password English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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