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Roget category 660

5. Words relating to the voluntary powers
5.2. Prospective volition
›› 5.2.2. Subservience to ends

#660. Restoration


restoration, restoralreinstatement, replacement, rehabilitation, reestablishment, reconstitution, reconstructionreproduction etc. 163renovation, renewal revival, revivessence, reviviscencerefreshment etc. 689resuscitation, reanimation, revivification, revictionPhenixreorganization.
renaissance, second youth, rejuvenescence, new birthregeneration, regeneracy, regeneratenesspalingenesis, reconversion.
redress, retrieval, reclamation, recoveryconvalescenceresumption, resumptionsanativeness.
recurrence etc. (repetition) 104rechauffe [Fr.], rifacimento [It].
cure, recure, sanationhealing etc. v. — redintegrationrectificationinstauration.
repair, reparation, remanufacturerecruiting etc. v. — cicatrizationdisinfectiontinkering.
reactionredemption etc. (deliverance) 672restitution etc. 790relief etc. 834.
tinker, cobblervis medicatrix etc. (remedy) 662.


return to the original staterecover, rally, revivecome come to, come round, come to oneselfpull through, weather the storm, be oneself againget well, get round, get the better of, get over, get aboutrise from one's ashes, rise from the gravesurvive etc. (outlive) 110resume, reappearcome to, come to life againlive again, rise again.
heal, skin over, cicatrizeright itself.
restore, put back, place in statu quo [Lat.]reinstate, replace, reseat, rehabilitate, reestablish, reestate, reinstall.
reconstruct, rebuild, reorganize, reconstitutereconvertrenew, renovateregeneraterejuvenate.
redeem, reclaim, recover, retrieverescue etc. (deliver) 672.
redress, recurecure, heal, remedy, doctor, physic, medicatebreak ofbring round, set on one's legs.
resuscitate, revive, reanimate, revivify, recall to lifereproduce etc. 163warm upreinvigorate, refresh etc. 689.
make whole, redintegraterecoup etc. 790make good, make all squarerectify, correctput right, put to rights, set right, set to rights, set straightset upput in order etc. (arrange) 60refit, recruitfill up, fill up the ranksreinforce.
repairput in repair, remanufacture, put in thorough repair, put in complete repairretouch, refashion, botch, vamp, tinker, cobbledo up, patch up, touch up, plaster up, vamp updarn, finedraw, heelpiecestop a gap, stanch, staunch, caulk, calk, careen, splice, bind up wounds.


restored etc. v. — redivivus [Lat.], convalescentin a fair waynone the worserejuvenated.
restoring etc. v. — restorative, recuperativesanative, reparative, sanatory, reparatorycurative, remedial.
restorable, recoverable, sanable, remediable, retrievable, curable.


in statu quo [Lat.]as you were.
phr.. revenons a nos moutons [Fr.]medecin [Fr.], gueris-toi toi-meme [Fr.]vestigia nulla retrorsum [Lat.] [Horace].

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