on the mend
Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
- (idiomatic, of persons and their health) Healing or recovering, as from an injury or illness.
- My foot is on the mend but it still hurts to walk.
- (idiomatic, of situations or things) Improving or undergoing restoration to a previous, more favorable condition.
- Our marriage went through a difficult time, but now it is on the mend.