What does the word redress mean?

Usage examples for redress

  1. In receiving the advantages of a foreign country, one ought to be doubly careful not to give offence, and it is therefore doubly incumbent upon us to redress it when given. – Pelham, Complete by Edward Bulwer-Lytton Last Updated: March 16, 2009
  2. In keeping this back as long as possible Mr. Gulick, I am convinced, did the cause of Korean Christianity a grave injury, and helped to prevent earlier redress being obtained. – Korea's Fight for Freedom by F.A. McKenzie
  3. Thank Heaven, we have provided a more peaceable and rational mode of redress. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson