Which is too bad, because we badly need that squishy, soft quality to restore the hardest of hard things, the economy.
But now, a handful of under-the-radar growers are working to restore the region to its former glory.
Osman, who was a parliamentary candidate from Mubarak's National Democratic Party, said the police were only out to restore order.
c.1300, "to give back," also, "to build up again, repair," from Old French restorer, from Latin restaurare "repair, rebuild, renew," from re- "back, again" (see re-) + -staurare, as in instaurare "restore," from PIE *stau-ro-, from root *sta- "to stand, set down, make or be firm," with derivatives meaning "place or thing that is standing" (see stet). Related: Restored; restoring.