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Definition of Restore


  1. To bring back to its former state; to bring back from a state of ruin, decay, disease, or the like; to repair; to renew; to recover.
  2. To give or bring back, as that which has been lost., or taken away; to bring back to the owner; to replace.
  3. To renew; to reestablish; as, to restore harmony among those who are variance.
  4. To give in place of, or as satisfaction for.
  5. To make good; to make amends for.
  6. To bring back from a state of injury or decay, or from a changed condition; as, to restore a painting, statue, etc.
  7. To form a picture or model of, as of something lost or mutilated; as, to restore a ruined building, city, or the like.
  8. Restoration.

Restore Quotations

Letting go helps us to to live in a more peaceful state of mind and helps restore our balance. It allows others to be responsible for themselves and for us to take our hands off situations that do not belong to us. This frees us from unnecessary stress.
Melody Beattie

We must reject the idea that every time a law's broken, society is guilty rather than the lawbreaker. It is time to restore the American precept that each individual is accountable for his actions.
Ronald Reagan

We are all hungry and thirsty for concrete images. Abstract art will have been good for one thing: to restore its exact virginity to figurative art.
Salvador Dali

As most of the population suffers through life, barely surviving, disappointed and confused day after day, hopeless, wondering what happened to their strong and beautiful country, it is in the media's power to restore, if not some of our quality of life, at least a bit of our peace of mind.
Steven Van Zandt

I restore myself when I'm alone.
Marilyn Monroe
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Restore Translations

restore in French is restituent, restituons, restituez
restore in German is wiederherstellen, umspeichern, wiederherstellen
restore in Latin is renovo, refero, recro, redintegro, reddo, restituo
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