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.
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.