- 1to put right something that is wrong synonym correct
- 2 to rectify a fault We need to start thinking about how to rectify the situation.
NAmE//ˈrɛktəˌfaɪ//rectify something (formal)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they rectify
he / she / it rectifies
past simple rectified
-ing form rectifying
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NAmE//ˌrɛktəˈfaɪəbl//adjective The damage will be easily rectifiable.
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