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amends

[ə'mendz] брит. / амер.

сущ.; мн.; употр. с гл. в ед. и мн.

возмещение, компенсация, компенсирование

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amends

[ə'mendz]

n; pl

  • to make amends for the damage — возмещать убытки

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—Noble Athelstane, farewell; and farewell, my poor boy, whose heart might make amends for a weaker head —I will save you, or return and die with you.
Благородный Ательстан, прощай... Прощай и ты, мой бедняга. Сердце у тебя такое, что стоит любой здоровой головы. Я вас выручу либо возвращусь и умру вместе с вами.
Scott, Walter / YvanhoeСкотт, Вальтер / Айвенго
Айвенго
Скотт, Вальтер
© Издательство "Художественная литература ", 1962
Yvanhoe
Scott, Walter
If my speaking should offend you, sir, my dealing, I hope, will make amends.'
Мои слова, вероятно, покажутся вам обидными, сэр, но я постараюсь искупить их делом.
Dickens, Charles / The Old Curiosity ShopДиккенс, Чарльз / Лавка древностей
Лавка древностей
Диккенс, Чарльз
© Издательство "Правда", 1989
The Old Curiosity Shop
Dickens, Charles
© Wordsworth Editions Limited 1995
"There is some sense in what he says about the girls, however, and if he is disposed to make them any amends, I shall not be the person to discourage him."
— В том, что он пишет о наших девочках, есть, мне кажется, какой-то смысл. Если он хочет что-то для них сделать, я не собираюсь его отговаривать.
Austen, Jane / Pride and prejudiceОстин, Джейн / Гордость и предубеждение
Гордость и предубеждение
Остин, Джейн
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1988
Pride and prejudice
Austen, Jane
© BiblioLife, LLC
But he made amends by chewing like one that was just wound up.
Зато табак он жевал с энергией только что заведенного автомата.
Dickens, Charles / Martin ChuzzlewitДиккенс, Чарльз / Жизнь и приключения Мартина Чезлвита
Жизнь и приключения Мартина Чезлвита
Диккенс, Чарльз
© Государственное издательство художественной литературы, 1960
Martin Chuzzlewit
Dickens, Charles
© Wordsworth Editions Limited 1994
I was anxious to make him some amends for the great help he was to me in studying the part, and for the bad humour he was in about it.
Мне очень хотелось отплатить чем-нибудь за ту большую помощь, которую он оказал мне при изучении роли и за дурное настроение, в которое я его привел.
O.Henry / The Duplicity of HargravesГенри, О. / Коварство Харгрэвса
Коварство Харгрэвса
Генри, О.
The Duplicity of Hargraves
O.Henry
Perhaps I could even moderate the war's fury, to make amends for my excess of enthusiasm.
Возможно, я смогу даже умерить этот военный пыл, покрыть причиненный ущерб избытком энтузиазма.
Feintuch, David / Voices of HopeФайнток, Дэвид / Надежда смертника
Надежда смертника
Файнток, Дэвид
Voices of Hope
Feintuch, David
© 1996 by David Feintuch
As far as I can see, it will be your chief diversion hereafter; unless Linton make amends for other losses: and your provident parent appears to fancy he may.
Полагаю, это будет впредь вашим основным занятием, если Линтон не вознаградит вас за другие потери - ваш дальновидный родитель, кажется, воображает, что мой сын на это способен.
Bronte, Emily / Wuthering HeightsБронт Эмили / Грозовой перевал
Грозовой перевал
Бронт Эмили
© Издательство "Правда", 1988
Wuthering Heights
Bronte, Emily
©2009 by Pearson Education, Inc.
Let us turn our backs upon that past, you and I, and let us set out afresh together, and so make amends to each other for what our folly has lost to us in those years."
Забудем о прошлом, начнем все с начала и постараемся возместить друг другу все, что за эти годы мы потеряли по собственной глупости.
Sabatini, Rafael / The Sea-HawkСабатини, Рафаэль / Морской ястреб
Морской ястреб
Сабатини, Рафаэль
© Тихонов Н Н., наследники, 2008
© ООО "Издательский дом «Вече», 2008
The Sea-Hawk
Sabatini, Rafael
© 2007 BiblioBazaar
He had let Pozharsky get away on Aptekarsky Island; now he would have to make amends for his blunder.
Упустил Пожарского на Аптекарском острове – теперь рассчитывайся за свой промах.
Akunin, Boris / The State CounsellorАкунин, Борис / Статский советник
Статский советник
Акунин, Борис
© B. Akunin, автор, 1999
© И. Захаров, издатель, 1999
The State Counsellor
Akunin, Boris
I understood that, but I didn't know how to start making amends to you, Eddie."
Я это понимаю, но не знаю, как мне начать вносить поправки в наши с тобой отношения, Эдди.
King, Stephen / Duma KeyКинг, Стивен / Дьюма-Ки
Дьюма-Ки
Кинг, Стивен
© Перевод В.А. Вебер, 2008
© ООО Издательство "АСТ МОСКВА", 2009
© Stephen King, 2008
Duma Key
King, Stephen
© 2008 by Stephen King
The antechamber, indeed, was only encrusted with rubies and emeralds, but the order in which everything was arranged made amends for this great simplicity.
Приемная, правда, была украшена только рубинами и изумрудами, но порядок, в котором все содержалось, искупал с избытком эту чрезвычайную простоту.
Voltaire / CandideВольтер / Кандид
Кандид
Вольтер
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1965
Candide
Voltaire
© 1918 by BONI & LIVERIGHT, INC.
In brief, he hopes and desires to make amends later. He asks your blessing, and begs you to forget what has taken place."
Одним словом, он надеется и хочет вознаградить всё потом, а теперь, испрашивая вашего благословения, просит вас забыть о случившемся...
Dostoevsky, Fyodor / The brothers KaramazovДостоевский, Фёдор / Братья Карамазовы
Братья Карамазовы
Достоевский, Фёдор
© Издательство "Художественная литература", 1988
The brothers Karamazov
Dostoevsky, Fyodor
Or was she penitently striving to make amends for the unmerited harshness she had dealt him?
Или же она будет извиняться за необдуманную резкость, которую позволила себе?
London, Jack / A daughter of the snowsЛондон, Джек / Дочь снегов
Дочь снегов
Лондон, Джек
© Издательство "Правда", 1961
A daughter of the snows
London, Jack
© 1902, Grosset & Dunlap
“It’s a trick the bright quite ones manage awhile -they appear for to make remorseful, appalled by their own actions, determined amends.
— Такой трюк срабатывает на некоторое время, они выглядят пристыженными, раскаиваются, признают свою вину.
King, Stephen / InsomniaКинг, Стивен / Бессонница
Бессонница
Кинг, Стивен
© Stephen King, 1994
© Перевод. Т.Ю. Покидаева, 2003
© ООО "Издательство АСТ", 2003
Insomnia
King, Stephen
© Stephen King, 1994
He would go back to Sibyl Vane, make her amends, marry her, try to love her again.
И Дориан решил вернуться к Сибиле Вэйн, загладить свою вину. Он женится на Сибиле и постарается снова полюбить ее.
Wilde, Oscar / The Picture of Dorian GrayУайльд, Оскар / Портрет Дориана Грея
Портрет Дориана Грея
Уайльд, Оскар
© Государственное издательство художественной литературы, 1960
The Picture of Dorian Gray
Wilde, Oscar

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ə'mendzNounвозмещение; компенсация; компенсированиеExamples

to make amends to smb. for smth. — предоставить кому-л. компенсацию за что-л., возмещать кому-л. убытки

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  1. 1.

    Часто с глаголом "to make", т.е. исправлять, загладить вину. I am trying to make amends, son - Я пытаюсь загладить вину, сын.

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Collocations

make amends
покрывать причиненный ущерб
make amends to an aggrieved person
возместить ущерб пострадавшему
tender of amends
предложение стороны возместить вред
tender of amends
причинение которого она признает
make amends
возмещать кому-л расходы
make amends
возмещать кому-л убытки
make amends
заглаживать
make amends
исправлять
make amends
компенсировать
make amends
возмещать убытки
making amends
возмещающий убытки
amend an act
вносить поправки в закон
amended act
закон с внесенными в него поправками
amended act
закон с внесенными поправками
amended answer
исправление возражения против иска

Word forms

amend

verb
Basic forms
Pastamended
Imperativeamend
Present Participle (Participle I)amending
Past Participle (Participle II)amended
Present Indefinite, Active Voice
I amendwe amend
you amendyou amend
he/she/it amendsthey amend
Present Continuous, Active Voice
I am amendingwe are amending
you are amendingyou are amending
he/she/it is amendingthey are amending
Present Perfect, Active Voice
I have amendedwe have amended
you have amendedyou have amended
he/she/it has amendedthey have amended
Present Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I have been amendingwe have been amending
you have been amendingyou have been amending
he/she/it has been amendingthey have been amending
Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I amendedwe amended
you amendedyou amended
he/she/it amendedthey amended
Past Continuous, Active Voice
I was amendingwe were amending
you were amendingyou were amending
he/she/it was amendingthey were amending
Past Perfect, Active Voice
I had amendedwe had amended
you had amendedyou had amended
he/she/it had amendedthey had amended
Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I had been amendingwe had been amending
you had been amendingyou had been amending
he/she/it had been amendingthey had been amending
Future Indefinite, Active Voice
I shall/will amendwe shall/will amend
you will amendyou will amend
he/she/it will amendthey will amend
Future Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will be amendingwe shall/will be amending
you will be amendingyou will be amending
he/she/it will be amendingthey will be amending
Future Perfect, Active Voice
I shall/will have amendedwe shall/will have amended
you will have amendedyou will have amended
he/she/it will have amendedthey will have amended
Future Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I shall/will have been amendingwe shall/will have been amending
you will have been amendingyou will have been amending
he/she/it will have been amendingthey will have been amending
Future in the Past Indefinite, Active Voice
I should/would amendwe should/would amend
you would amendyou would amend
he/she/it would amendthey would amend
Future in the Past Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would be amendingwe should/would be amending
you would be amendingyou would be amending
he/she/it would be amendingthey would be amending
Future in the Past Perfect, Active Voice
I should/would have amendedwe should/would have amended
you would have amendedyou would have amended
he/she/it would have amendedthey would have amended
Future in the Past Perfect Continuous, Active Voice
I should/would have been amendingwe should/would have been amending
you would have been amendingyou would have been amending
he/she/it would have been amendingthey would have been amending
Present Indefinite, Passive Voice
I am amendedwe are amended
you are amendedyou are amended
he/she/it is amendedthey are amended
Present Continuous, Passive Voice
I am being amendedwe are being amended
you are being amendedyou are being amended
he/she/it is being amendedthey are being amended
Present Perfect, Passive Voice
I have been amendedwe have been amended
you have been amendedyou have been amended
he/she/it has been amendedthey have been amended
Past Indefinite, Passive Voice
I was amendedwe were amended
you were amendedyou were amended
he/she/it was amendedthey were amended
Past Continuous, Passive Voice
I was being amendedwe were being amended
you were being amendedyou were being amended
he/she/it was being amendedthey were being amended
Past Perfect, Passive Voice
I had been amendedwe had been amended
you had been amendedyou had been amended
he/she/it had been amendedthey had been amended
Future Indefinite, Passive Voice
I shall/will be amendedwe shall/will be amended
you will be amendedyou will be amended
he/she/it will be amendedthey will be amended
Future Perfect, Passive Voice
I shall/will have been amendedwe shall/will have been amended
you will have been amendedyou will have been amended
he/she/it will have been amendedthey will have been amended

amends

noun
SingularPlural
Common caseamendsamends
Possessive caseamends'samends'