Reparation in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Reparation

(usually in the plural) A payment of time, effort or money to undo past transgression(s). | (archaic) The act of renewing, restoring, etc., or the state of being renewed or repaired.

Short Example Sentence for Reparation

  • 1. It is the only reparation in my power. 🔊
  • 2. What reparation can you make to me and my family? 🔊
  • 3. It was the sole reparation that she could make. 🔊
  • 4. Is there no repentance, no reparation possible? 🔊
  • 5. If yet there be of reparation aught This hand can give. 🔊
  • 6. The Reparation Commission has no discretion to modify this. 🔊
  • 7. But there can be reparation for the damage done to machinery. 🔊
  • 8. Don't you know that reparation was due to him from me? 🔊
  • 9. The principle of penalty is not the reparation of damage caused. 🔊
  • 10. The value will be included in the regular reparation account. 🔊
  • 11. My father used to say that there could be no other reparation for a blow. 🔊
  • 12. I was not, and I owe you some reparation for the pain my folly brings you. 🔊
  • 13. No attempt should be made to extract Reparation payments from Austria. 🔊

How to use Reparation in a Sentence?

  • 1. By what constant oversight, by what persistency of reparation is it preserved from ruin! 🔊
  • 2. For every other crime some reparation can be made; but if we take away life, we take away all. 🔊
  • 3. A really good question like the German reparation question will go on for a century. 🔊
  • 4. For he who does the wrong, and then asks pardon, Makes but a sorry reparation for it. 🔊
  • 5. The only reparation that I can now make, is to tell you the whole truth, without reservation. 🔊
  • 6. It is the smallest reparation I can make for the long years of pain I have caused her. 🔊
  • 7. The United States demanded that the American flag be saluted as reparation for the insult. 🔊
  • 8. But in reparation I will undertake to build for Baji Lal and his wife a new home. 🔊
  • 9. It was one of those things which could not be undone, and for which there was no reparation possible. 🔊
  • 10. All that she now wished was to find out her husband, and by her future conduct to make reparation for the past. 🔊
  • 11. Germany can never make reparation for all the ruin, all the destruction, all the sacrilege she has wrought. 🔊
  • 12. The dictator did not make reparation for the "affronts and indignities" he had committed; but his day was over. 🔊
  • 13. But she could make partial reparation to the living at least, and when she came back with the candles there was resolve in her face. 🔊
  • 14. The condemned does not bow his head to the wholesome reparation due to justice, but to the weight of irons or the stroke of the axe. 🔊
  • 15. She also felt humbled; and as it was not her way to do anything by half, she made reparation with a queenly simplicity. 🔊
  • 16. He was anxious to add a second question, which could be studied immediately, namely, reparation for damages. 🔊
  • 17. Those borrowing countries who will be entitled to Reparation payments should be required to pledge all such receipts to repayment of the new loan. 🔊
  • 18. One impulsive attempt to redeem it she had made; but it had failed, and, by rendering her suspect, had made reparation more difficult. 🔊
  • 19. On the contrary, we make what reparation is still in our power when, in the interests of both, we refuse to annex Afghanistan. 🔊
  • 20. It was his intention not to try to evade his personal blame in the matter but to make reparation to his own self and to his wife if he were permitted. 🔊
  • 21. Now I'm going to make reparation and tell that tale in style, showing up all your client's fine qualities. 🔊
  • 22. The value is to be assessed by the Reparation Commission and credited to Austria on the reparation account. 🔊
  • 23. The equities of the cases justify the expectation that a measure of reparation will eventually be accorded in harmony with precedent and in the light of the proven facts. 🔊
  • 24. There are other functions and powers of high significance which the Treaty accords to the Reparation Commission. 🔊
  • 25. In the social order, government is invested with the right to punish only for the purpose of protecting liberty by imposing a just reparation on those who violate it. 🔊
  • 26. One essential condition of peace must be the restoration to Belgium of her independence and reparation to her for the cruel wrong done to her. 🔊
  • 27. The formal reply to General Sickles's demand for reparation was received November 18. 🔊