Definitions of bushel
  1. noun
    a United States dry measure equal to 4 pecks or 2152.42 cubic inches
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    United States dry unit
    a unit of measurement of capacity for dry substances officially adopted in the United States Customary System
  2. noun
    a British imperial capacity measure (liquid or dry) equal to 4 pecks
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    British capacity unit, Imperial capacity unit
    a unit of measure for capacity officially adopted in the British Imperial System; British units are both dry and wet
  3. verb
    restore by replacing a part or putting together what is torn or broken
    synonyms: doctor, fix, furbish up, mend, repair, restore, touch on
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    break, bust
    ruin completely
    break, bust, fall apart, wear, wear out
    go to pieces
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    fiddle, tinker
    try to fix or mend
    plug with a substance
    patch, piece
    repair by adding pieces
    repair or mend
    point, repoint
    repair the joints of bricks
    trouble-shoot, troubleshoot
    solve problems
    patch, patch up
    mend by putting a patch on
    resole, sole
    put a new sole on
    revamp, vamp
    provide (a shoe) with a new vamp
    heel, reheel
    put a new heel on
    repair by sewing
    close, fill up
    fill or stop up
    type of:
    ameliorate, amend, better, improve, meliorate
    to make better
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