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  Definition of amend
  1. set straight or right; "remedy these deficiencies"; "rectify the inequities in salaries"; "repair an oversight"
  2. to make better; "The editor improved the manuscript with his changes"
  3. make amendments to; "amend the document"
Similar Words: rectify, remediate, remedy, repair, better, improve, ameliorate, meliorate

 

Hyponyms: relieve, alleviate, palliate, assuage, help, aid, regenerate, revitalize, enrich, build up, develop, turn around, upgrade, condition, emend, iron out, straighten out, put right, enhance, repair, mend, fix, bushel, doctor, furbish up, restore, touch on, reform, beautify, embellish, prettify, build, perfect, hone, polish, refine, fine-tune, down, purify, sublimate, make pure, distill, fructify, raise, lift, advance, educate

 

Grouped Verbs: better, improve, ameliorate, meliorate

 

Derivational Morphology: reparation, amends, redress, remedy, remediation, correction, rectification, rectifier, improvement, melioration, amelioration, betterment, humanitarian, do-gooder, improver, addition, add-on, better, amendment

 

Anagrams: Mande, Medan, named

 

 
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