Meaning of “repair” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb [ T ] us uk /rɪˈpeər/
Extra Examples
I'm sure we can repair it.It was time to repair their shelters in readiness for the winter.He repaired the computer free of charge.It will take five weeks to repair the damage.The watch can be repaired, but it will be expensive.

A2 to fix something that is broken or damaged:

I must get my bike repaired.

to improve a bad situation:

It will take a long time to repair relations between the two countries.

(Definition of “repair verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)