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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: redress(0.01139 detik)
Found 4 items, similar to redress.
English → Indonesian (Kamus Landak)
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English → English (WordNet)
n 1: a sum of money paid in compensation for loss or injury [syn:
damages, amends, indemnity, indemnification, restitution]
2: act of correcting an error or a fault or an evil [syn: remedy,
v : make reparations or amends for; “right a wrongs done to the
victims of the Holocaust” [syn: right, compensate, correct]
English → English (gcide)
Redress \Re*dress"\, n.
1. The act of redressing; a making right; reformation;
correction; amendment. [R.]
Reformation of evil laws is commendable, but for us
the more necessary is a speedy redress of ourselves.
2. A setting right, as of wrong, injury, or opression; as,
the redress of grievances; hence, relief; remedy;
reparation; indemnification. --Shak.
A few may complain without reason; but there is
occasion for redress when the cry is universal.
3. One who, or that which, gives relief; a redresser.
Fair majesty, the refuge and redress
Of those whom fate pursues and wants oppress.
Redress \Re*dress"\ (r?*dr?s"), v. t. [Pref. re- + dress.]
To dress again.
Redress \Re*dress"\ (r?*dr?s"), v. t. [F. redresser to
straighten; pref. re- re- + dresser to raise, arrange. See
1. To put in order again; to set right; to emend; to revise.
The common profit could she redress. --Chaucer.
In yonder spring of roses intermixed
With myrtle, find what to redress till noon.
Your wish that I should redress a certain paper
which you had prepared. --A. Hamilton.
2. To set right, as a wrong; to repair, as an injury; to make
amends for; to remedy; to relieve from.
Those wrongs, those bitter injuries, . . .
I doubt not but with honor to redress. --Shak.
3. To make amends or compensation to; to relieve of anything
unjust or oppressive; to bestow relief upon. “'T is
thine, O king! the afflicted to redress.” --Dryden.
Will Gaul or Muscovite redress ye? --Byron.