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1. remedy

1st Sample Sentence

1. There's no redress: what's done is done, and what's lost is lost, and no amount of crying and regret can change that.

2nd Meaning

2. compensation

2nd Sample Sentence

2. I freely admit that I have done you wrong: I apologize, and will gladly undertake any form of redress that you name.


Redress is: "relief from distress" redress = re address the situation and make remedies for what was done wrong dress again (redress) is the remedy for nudity REDRESS=RE+dress. So 're' is a prefix which means afresh. Since all the clothes have been burnt in the fire accident, you redress, i.e. get dresses afresh for which you were paid a SUM OF MONEY AS COMPENSATION FOR YOUR LOSS.

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