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amends (plural only)
- Compensation for a loss or injury; recompense; reparation.
- Amends were made for the damage and no charges were filed.
- As to you, Mr. Carruthers, I think that you have done what you could to make amends for your share in an evil plot. — Doyle
Usually found as to make amends.
compensation for a loss or injury
- third-person singular simple present indicative form of amend