rectify

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  • Each general began to rectify his lines and try to see what had happened. Cited from The Star of Gettysburg, Joseph A. Altsheler
  • Naturally, an order taken up under such conditions needed some rectifying before further battle. Cited from Operations of the Navies in the War of American Independence, by Mahan
  • However, in recent years much work has been done to rectify the confusion.
  • So it was only natural that the military would be looking to rectify this problem.
  • If there has been bad work, what should be done now is to try and rectify it. Cited from The Young Seigneur, by Wilfrid Chateauclair
  • I hope, some time in the next week, to have all rectified. Cited from Life Of Johnson, Volume 4 (of 6), by Boswell
  • On rectifying this, another shot quickly put the wounded animal out of pain. Cited from The Man-eaters of Tsavo, by J. H. Patterson
  • It will be rather a job to rectify some of them, won't it? Cited from The Tragic Muse, by Henry James
  • The ship may not leave the port until the situation is rectified.
  • However, he does whatever is necessary to rectify it and protect those dear to him.
  • Let us see if we can rectify this incomplete view of the case. Cited from Essays on Political Economy, by Frederic Bastiat
  • That however is easily rectified, and I shall see to it at once. Cited from Thomas Wingfold, Curate, by George MacDonald
  • We want, for our peace, that all our relations with circumstances and men around us shall be rectified. Cited from Expositions of Holy Scripture, by Alexander Maclaren
  • What conditions might cause some of those who go through school to be polluted instead of rectified? Cited from The Vitalized School, by Francis B. Pearson
  • The remaining empty space continues to demand an important community effort to rectify.
  • I hope in God, this article will be rectified before the new constitution is accepted. Cited from The Writings of Thomas Jefferson, Vol. 6, ed. by Lipscomb and Bergh
  • The current owner has promised to rectify the damage as much as possible.
  • However, by the end of the war this had generally been rectified.
  • Was she a girl whose notion of rectifying one wrong thing done, was to do another? Cited from One of Our Conquerors by G. Meredith, v5
  • This made forming a new government difficult, as existing problems had not been rectified.
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Words starting with rectify

Meaning of rectify

  • verb Math: determine the length of
    rectify a curve
  • verb Set straight or right
    remedy these deficiencies, rectify the inequities in salaries, repair an oversight
  • verb Convert into direct current
    rectify alternating current