redress - definition and synonyms

verb [transitive] formal 

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/rɪˈdres/
present tense
I/you/we/theyredress
he/she/itredresses
present participleredressing
past tenseredressed
past participleredressed
  1. to improve a bad situation that you are responsible for by doing something for someone or by giving them money

    We want to redress some of the injustices of the past.