mend

fault, defect, lying

Usage

  • mendacious

    A mendacious person does not tell the truth.

  • mendicant

    A mendicant is a beggar who asks for money by day on the streets.

  • amend

    When you amend something, such as a document or your behavior, you fix it to improve it.

  • emendation

    An emendation is the correction of an error in a text, usually performed while editing.

  • amendment

    the act of amending or correcting

  • amends

    a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury

  • emend

    make improvements or corrections to

  • mend

    restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken

  • mendacity

    the tendency to be untruthful

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