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  1. amendsnoun

    indemnity, restitution, redress, reparation

  2. amendsnoun

    Compensation for a loss or injury; recompense; reparation.

    Amends were made for the damage and no charges were filed.

    indemnity, restitution, reparation, redress

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. amends

    compensation, satisfaction, acknowledgment, atonement, expiation, recompense, indemnity, remuneration, apology, reparation, restitution

    insult, fault, offense, injury

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  1. damages, amends, indemnity, indemnification, restitution, redressnoun

    a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury

    redress, return, indemnification, restitution, damages, regaining, reparation, remediation, indemnity, restoration, remedy, insurance

  2. reparation, amendsnoun

    something done or paid in expiation of a wrong

    "how can I make amends"

    repair, indemnification, fixture, mending, fixing, damages, mend, redress, reparation, indemnity, fix, restitution

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  1. amendsnoun

    compensation (for loss or injury), recompense, indemnification, indemnity, reparation, restitution, redress, atonement, satisfaction

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. amendsnoun

    reparation, indemnification, restitution, atonement, redress, indemnity

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  1. List of paraphrases for "amends":

    modifies, alters, amend, changes, fine

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How to use amends in a sentence?

  1. Tonya Harding:

    I don’t want her anywhere near me. I don’t want her anywhere near my son, she wants forgiveness. She wants to see me. She wants to make amends. She wants to meet and be part of the family. Hell no.

  2. Reckitt Benckiser spokeswoman Patty O'Hayer:

    We have stepped up and acknowledged our responsibility in this tragedy and are working hard to make amends and to address the issues of all those who have been impacted.

  3. David Frost:

    We expect our players to conduct themselves in a manner that reflects the standards of the Oakland Athletics. His conduct in his incident did not live up to that, we have communicated with him throughout the legal process about our expectations as a representative of the organization. I believe he has already begun the work of making amends for his actions and look forward to his continued positive contributions to our community.

  4. Philip Skelton:

    History makes us some amends for the shortness of life.

  5. Lawana Blackwell:

    True repentance means making amends with the person when at all possible.

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