What does the word mend mean?

Usage examples for mend

  1. Then the invalid began to mend, and became constant in his demands for Claude. – King of the Castle by George Manville Fenn
  2. The latter we could mend easily; while we should find it difficult to move our farm to a more favorable location. – Soil Culture by J. H. Walden
  3. I reckon she'll mend now. – The Sweep Winner by Nat Gould