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Correct spelling:
Correcting

Synonyms:

noun
restoring
mending.
verb
compensating
balancing, counterbalancing, offsetting, setting, tuning, Adjusting, Canceling, Neutralizing, Nullifying, Compensating, Counteracting, Squaring.
correcting
altering, fixing, improving, patching, revising, Amending, Rectifying, Remedying, Repairing.
improving
advancing, bettering, refining, Elaborating, Embellishing, Enhancing, Enriching, Furthering, Garnishing, Progressing, upgrading, renovating.
penalizing
abating, judging, punishing, Burdening, Chastising, Deducting, Disciplining, Discounting, Encumbering, Fining, Forfeiting, Handicapping, penalizing.
punishing
agonizing, avenging, chastening, confining, distressing, executing, trying, Afflicting, Castigating, Imprisoning, Incarcerating, Keelhauling, Persecuting, Pillorying, Sentencing, Crucifying, anguishing, lambasting, reprising.
recompensing
returning, settling, Atoning, Recompensing, Reimbursing, Remunerating, redressing, refunding.
restoring
mending.
Examples of usage:
  1. I'm prepared to admit, he said, that there's a whole lot in this old world that needs correcting, but I'm not sure that it can be corrected. –  by
  2. The original manuscript was very crude and foreign in form, and I am greatly indebted to various friends for their patient kindness in correcting the many errors of my poor English. – Manhood of Humanity. by Alfred Korzybski
  3. If it is ever to be worth anything in correcting false impressions which society may have formed of Christian teaching, it will be by letting it out into society to speak for itself. – Amusement: A Force in Christian Training by Rev. Marvin R. Vincent.
  4. I don't fancy, somehow, there'll be any more correcting done in dictation. – For the Sake of the School by Angela Brazil
  5. In correcting short poetical examples, I shall in general take no particular pains to distinguish them from prose. – The Grammar of English Grammars by Goold Brown

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