Definition of improv
1. improve [ v ] to make better;
Examples: "The editor improved the manuscript with his changes"
(The Sun, [Baltimore],...)
Garden_Fresh , the result of a mating of Better_Self and Rosy_Fingered , seems to improve with each start and appeared to win the St._Patrick's_Day_Purse with some speed in reserve .
(The Christian Science Monitor,...)
An enthusiastic audience confirmed the `` live '' character of the hour , and provided the interaction between musician and hearer which almost always seems to improve the quality of performance .
(Mr. America, 4:6...)
So with four complete Push-Pull_Super-Sets No. 1 , four of No. 2 , four of No. 3 and four to six sets of the Incline_Bench_Press , you can see that Henri_de_Courcy has had a terrific mass building , muscle shaping , torso defining workout that cannot be improved upon .
It improves over-all balance and control for the bodybuilder , and helps to make Squats more easily and more correctly performed .
(Organic Gardening and Farming,...)
These specialists , I learned , have done a great_deal of work to improve the size and health of the plants and the resulting flowers .Synonyms improve amend better meliorate ameliorate Related Terms worsen change help develop repair relieve educate enrich enhance help perfect polish purify gloss iron_out regenerate reform beautify rehabilitate build upgrade raise regenerate advance turn_around reform fructify upgrade emend condition better improvement amelioration better humanitarian better
2. improve [ v ] get better
Examples: "The weather improved toward evening."
(John R. Sargent, "Where To Aim Your Planning for Bigger...)
As a result , distribution_costs were cut , customer relations improved .
(James Bryant Conant, Slums and Suburbs...)
I believe the situation is improving , but the success stories need_to be heavily publicized .
(Raymond J. Corsini et al., Roleplaying in Business...)
The president of the firm , calculating expenses alone , felt his costs had dropped one-half while success in selection had improved over one_hundred per_cent .Synonyms improve better meliorate ameliorate Related Terms worsen change_state recuperate mend get_well reform turn_around heal remit fructify upgrade surge better improvement improvement amelioration better
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