Strategist Douglas Schoen on simple steps to mend Washington's ways.
With the area now on the mend, we paid these stalwart souls a visit, dressed up in the best of the New York collections.
The simple truth is that what happened in Sanford, Florida, is a tragedy law cannot mend.
Coulson's job was to mend fences with News International's newspapers—especially The Sun and News of the World.
By Election Day, I had been through a bone marrow transplant and was on the mend.
He helped her to mend the bicycle, and they talked of the beauty of spring and of modern poetry.
Thus came everything in to help the youth who had begun to mend his ways.
Advantage was taken of the daylight hours to mend the komatik mud.
"The more reason that I should strive to mend him," quoth Alleyne.
Besides, if this is a secret place, no one could ever come up to mend it.
c.1200, "to repair," from a shortened form of Old French amender (see amend). Meaning "to put right, atone for, amend (one's life), repent" is from c.1300; that of "to regain health" is from early 15c. Related: Mended; mending.
early 14c., "recompense, reparation," from mend (v.). Meaning "act of mending; a repaired hole or rip in fabric" is from 1888. Phrase on the mend attested from 1802.