Definition of 'amends'
Example sentences containing 'amends'
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He made a point of faithfully attending the therapy sessions -- to all intents the sincere supplicant anxious to make amends. THE ENDLESS GAME (1996)It was also an opportunity to make amends to some of the foreign press. WALL GAMES (1996)
Tory wanted the Prince to make amends with Calin, or at least to try. THE ANCIENT FUTURE: THE DARK AGE (1996)
Synonyms of 'amends'
compensation, apology, restoration, redress
Trends of 'amends'
Used Occasionally. amends is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of amends from the Collins English Dictionary
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