Meaning of “be on the mend” in the English Dictionary

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"be on the mend" in British English

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be on the mend

informal

to be getting better after an illness or injury:

She's been ill with the flu but she's on the mend now.

(Definition of “be on the mend” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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