1. [ adjective ] made more desirable or valuable or profitable; especially made ready for use or marketing

"new houses are springing up on an improved tract of land near the river" "an improved breed"

Related terms: unimproved built landscaped graded grade developed restored
2. [ adjective ] become or made better in quality

"was proud of his improved grades" "an improved viewfinder"

Related terms: better
3. [ adjective ] (of land) made ready for development or agriculture by clearing of trees and brush

"improved farmlands"

Related terms: cleared
Similar spelling:   improve