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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To correct by changing the wording.

Usage examples (25)
  • I will need to emend my story before I submit it for publishing.
  • Schenkl after Madvig emend.: ton ano en nephelais onton =
  • (That could also help you emend - that is right, not amend - your snorky BHO comments)
  • If you've been in such relationships yourself, how would you expand or emend my taxonomy? for more
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  • You can "amend" (fix) many things in life, but you can only "emend" (correcting text) a text document and hope you won't have to make "amends" (pay compensation or fines) for it later!
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