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restore

 
Verb restore has 5 senses
  1. restore, reconstruct - return to its original or usable and functioning condition; "restore the forest to its original pristine condition"
    --1 is one way to regenerate, renew
    Derived forms: noun restoration2, noun restorer1, noun restoration4
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
    Something ----s somebody
    Something ----s something
  2. regenerate, restore, rejuvenate - return to life; get or give new life or energy; "The week at the spa restored me"
    --2 is one way to regenerate, renew
    Derived form: noun restoration2
    Sample sentences:
    Something ----s
    Somebody ----s
    Somebody ----s something
    Something ----s something
  3. restore, restitute - give or bring back; "Restore the stolen painting to its rightful owner"
    --3 is one way to refund, return, repay, give back
    Derived form: noun restoration3
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s something to somebody
  4. repair, mend, fix, bushel, doctor, furbish up, restore, touch on - restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken; "She repaired her TV set"; "Repair my shoes please"
    --4 is one way to better, improve, amend, ameliorate, meliorate
    Derived form: noun restoration5
    Sample sentence:
    The men restore the chairs
  5. restore, reinstate, reestablish - bring back into original existence, use, function, or position; "restore law and order"; "reestablish peace in the region"; "restore the emperor to the throne"
    --5 is one way to change, alter, modify
    Derived form: noun Restoration7
    Sample sentence:
    Somebody ----s something
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