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Noun: amends  u'mendz
  1. A sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury
    - damages, indemnity, indemnification, restitution, redress, redressal [Asia]
  2. Something done or paid in expiation of a wrong
    "how can I make amends";
    - reparation
Verb: amend  u'mend
  1. Make amendments to
    "amend the document"
  2. To make better
    "The editor amended the manuscript with his changes";
    - better, improve, ameliorate, meliorate, mend
  3. Set straight or right
    "amend the inequities in salaries";
    - rectify, remediate, remedy, repair

Sounds like: emends

Type of: alter, atonement, change, compensation, correct, expiation, modify, propitiation, rectify, revise, right

Encyclopedia: Amends

Amend, Eric