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English noun: bushel

1. bushel (quantity) a United States dry measure equal to 4 pecks or 2152.42 cubic inches

Broader (hypernym)United States dry unit

Part holonympeck

2. bushel (quantity) a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 4 pecks

Broader (hypernym)British capacity unit, Imperial capacity unit

Part holonymcongius, gallon, Imperial gallon, peck

Part meronymquarter

English verb: bushel

1. bushel (change) restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken

SamplesShe repaired her TV set.
Repair my shoes please.

Synonymsdoctor, fix, furbish up, mend, repair, restore, touch on

Pattern of useSomebody ----s something

Broader (hypernym)ameliorate, amend, better, improve, meliorate

Narrower (hyponym)cobble, darn, fiddle, fill, heel, patch, patch, patch up, piece, point, reheel, repoint, resole, revamp, sole, tinker, trouble-shoot, troubleshoot, vamp

Antonymsbust, break

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