Definition of “amends” - English Dictionary

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“amends” in British English

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amendsnoun [ plural ]

uk /əˈmendz/ us /əˈmendz/
make amends

to do something good to show that you are sorry about something you have done:

She tried to make amends by inviting him out to dinner.
I wanted to make amends for the worry I've caused you.

(Definition of “amends” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“amends” in American English

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amendsplural noun

make amends

To make amends is to correct a mistake you have made, esp. in behavior.

(Definition of “amends” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)