What does the word repair mean?

Usage examples for repair

  1. This is no trifling consideration, if you purpose, after dinner, to visit one of the principal theatres: for, if a new or favourite piece be announced, the house is full, long before the raising of the curtain; and you not only find no room at the theatre to which you first repair; but, in all probability, this disappointment will follow you to every other for that evening. – Paris As It Was and As It Is by Francis W. Blagdon
  2. The bridle is to be put in thorough repair, and hung in terrorem in the Mayor's office, to be used as occasion may call it forth. – Gossip in the First Decade of Victoria's Reign by John Ashton
  3. " That I may possibly by this letter do something, however late, to repair this wrong is my chief consolation on leaving the world. – A Manifest Destiny by Julia Magruder
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