Englischer Thesaurus
(Verb) 
Definition
to put right
Only an act of Congress could rectify the situation.
Synonyme
correct
You may need surgery to correct the problem.
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right
We've made progress in righting the wrongs of the past.
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improve
He improved their house.
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reform
his plans to reform the country's economy
, ,
fix
If something is broken, we fix it.
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repair
They needed to repair the damage done by the interview.
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adjust
To attract investors the country has adjusted its tax laws.
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remedy
A great deal has been done to remedy the situation.
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amend
The committee put forward proposals to amend the penal system.
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make good
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mend
There will be disciplinary action if you do not mend your ways.
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redress
to redress the economic imbalance
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put right
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set the record straight
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emend
(Verb) 
Definition
to separate (a substance) from a mixture by distillation
Synonyme
,
refine
Oil is refined so as to remove naturally occurring impurities.
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purify
Plants can filter and purify the air in your office.
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distil
When water is used it must be distilled.

Zusätzliche Synonyme

in the sense of adjust
To attract investors the country has adjusted its tax laws.
Synonyme
fix,
set,
remodel,
recast,
customize,
make conform
in the sense of amend
Definition
to make small changes to something such as a piece of writing or a contract, in order to improve it
The committee put forward proposals to amend the penal system.
in the sense of distil
Definition
to subject to or obtain by distillation
When water is used it must be distilled.

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