make amends for
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make amends for
A transitive verb phrase is a phrase that combines a verb with a preposition or other particle and requires a direct object (e.g. Take out the trash.).
transitive verb phrase
1. (general)
a. compensar
I'm trying to make amends for all the wrong I did.Estoy tratando de compensar todo lo malo que hice.
b. resarcirse de
You cannot make amends for this betrayal. What you did is unforgivable.Ustedes no pueden resarcirse de esta traición. Lo que hicieron es imperdonable.
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