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|Verb||1.||furbish up - restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken; "She repaired her TV set"; "Repair my shoes please"|
ameliorate, improve, meliorate, amend, better - to make better; "The editor improved the manuscript with his changes"
tinker, fiddle - try to fix or mend; "Can you tinker with the T.V. set--it's not working right"; "She always fiddles with her van on the weekend"
fill - plug with a substance; "fill a cavity"
cobble - repair or mend; "cobble shoes"
darn - repair by sewing; "darn socks"
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