- 1. noun /ɹɪˈpɛə,ɹɪˈpɛɹ,ɹəˈpɛɹ/a) The act of repairing something.
I took the car to the workshop for repair.b) The result of repairing something.
If you look closely you can see the repair in the paintworkSee Also: reparation2. verb /ɹɪˈpɛə,ɹɪˈpɛɹ,ɹəˈpɛɹ/
I heard the visitors repair to their chambers. Jane Eyre, by Charlotte Bronte 1850.b) To transfer oneself to another place.