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fence-mending Line breaks: fence-mending

Definition of fence-mending in English:


[mass noun]
The action of making peace with a person or group: the two countries have some fence-mending to do [as modifier]: he hopes that a fence-mending trip will bring the hostilities to an end
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  • He said that this is not going to be a fence-mending mission to Europe.
  • But there was considerable fence-mending among important Democratic constituency groups.
  • It's the latest fence-mending session following the midterm elections.
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