|1.||[ verb ] to make better;|
|Synonyms:||improve amend better ameliorate|
"The editor improved the manuscript with his changes"
|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.||[ verb ] get better|
|Synonyms:||improve better ameliorate|
"The weather improved toward evening."
|Related terms:||worsen change_state recuperate mend get_well reform turn_around heal remit fructify upgrade surge better improvement improvement amelioration better|