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English verb: restitute

1. restitute (possession) give or bring back

SamplesRestore the stolen painting to its rightful owner.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something.
Somebody ----s something to somebody

Broader (hypernym)give back, refund, repay, return

2. restitute (change) restore to a previous or better condition

SamplesThey renovated the ceiling of the Sistine Chapel.


Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)regenerate, renew

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