(noun, verb)


1. a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury

Similar word(s): damages, indemnification, indemnity, redress, restitution

Definition categories: possession, compensation

2. something done or paid in expiation of a wrong

- how can I make amends

Similar word(s): reparation

Definition categories: act, atonement, expiation, propitiation

Sentences with amends as a noun:

- Amends were made for the damage and no charges were filed.


1. third-person singular simple present indicative form of amend