make amends in English

atone for a sin, make up for a wrongdoing

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1. I'll make amends.

2. I need to make amends.

3. Shame goaded him into action to make amends.

4. What could he do to make amends?

5. 11 What could he do to make amends?

6. We want to make amends to them.

7. Make amends in the only way we could.

8. 14 Make amends in the only way we could.

9. And I wished to make amends a little.

10. 12 We want to make amends to them.

11. Get upstairs yourself and make amends to my father.

12. How can I ever make amends for ruining their party?

13. He was trying desperately hard to make amends, she thought.

14. 10 And I wished to make amends a little.

15. But I feel a certain obligation to make amends.

16. 13 But I feel a certain obligation to make amends.

17. 20 The impulse to make amends is not a bad one.

18. He seized the chance to make amends for his behavior.

19. She tried to make amends by inviting him out to dinner.

20. I wanted to make amends for the worry I've caused you.

21. 17 He was trying desperately hard to make amends, she thought.

22. 1 How can I ever make amends for ruining their party?

23. 4 I wanted to make amends for the worry I've caused you.

24. He wanted to make amends for causing their marriage to fail.

25. 3 He seized the chance to make amends for his behavior.

26. 6 She is trying to make amends for her marriage not being sanctified.

27. They now have only one round-robin group match left to make amends.

28. 15 But I must, you are right, make amends for that.

29. She is trying to make amends for her marriage not being sanctified.

30. James Hunt is determined to make amends after that disastrous retirement in Brazil.

31. 8 This country refuses stubbornly to make amends for its past war crimes.

32. This country refuses stubbornly to make amends for its past war crimes.

33. Perhaps now that he is dead we should try to make amends.

34. 18 Kids should be taught to make amends for their own mistakes.

35. 5 He wanted to make amends for causing their marriage to fail.

36. 2 She tried to make amends by inviting him out to dinner.

37. 23 He would have to make amends for his monumental gaffe of earlier today.

38. Perhaps he sensed an opportunity to make amends for his behaviour in 18

39. 21 Perhaps now that he is dead we should try to make amends.

40. The Khan and our trade routes slip away while you make amends for your fatherly sins.

41. It made him wish to make amends for his former unkindness to the boy.

42. * Transgressions of the Law required restitution, and to make amends, “sacrifices for sins” were offered.

43. 29 She felt in the bed for Alice's hand and squeezed it, to make amends.

44. 23 They now have only one round-robin group match left to make amends.

45. 16 Perhaps he sensed an opportunity to make amends for his behaviour in 18

46. Zacchaeus made a public confession of his past and declared he was ready to make amends.

47. 9 It made him wish to make amends for his former unkindness to the boy.

48. 17 It made him wish to make amends for his former unkindness to the boy.

49. 27 Zacchaeus made a public confession of his past and declared he was ready to make amends.

50. And, since we're talking about it, I want to make amends for the way I treated his mother.