Origin of redress
synonym study for redress
OTHER WORDS FROM redressre·dress·a·ble, re·dress·i·ble, adjectivere·dress·er, re·dres·sor, nounun·re·dress·a·ble, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH redressre-dress, redress (see synonym study at the current entry)
Other definitions for redress (2 of 2)
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH re-dressre-dress , redress
How to use redress in a sentence
Bry has said her business background would have led her to sniff out the bad lease – which kept the city from seeking redress when the building turned out to need serious renovations.
Grievances cannot be redressed unless they are known; and they cannot be known but through complaints and petitions.The Loyalists of America and Their Times, Vol. 1 of 2|Egerton Ryerson
Therefore I redressed and sat with the light still out, gazing across the starlit bay.The Czar's Spy|William Le Queux
A short, sharp curve in the middle of that iron fire-poker is eloquent of a wrong redressed.
Then with the quiet dignity of one who has redressed a grievous wrong, surrendered himself unto the law this worthy old man.
Nor, in spite of the immense reforms introduced during the last hundred years, have all these grievances been redressed.Secret Societies And Subversive Movements|Nesta H. Webster