1. [ noun ] the act of making something different (as e.g. the size of a garment)
Synonyms: adjustment alteration
Related terms: change qualification tightening loosening adaptation accommodation tune adjust alter
2. [ noun ] slightly modified copy; not an exact copy

: "a modification of last year's model"

Related terms: copy modify
3. [ noun ] (grammar) the grammatical relation that exists when a word qualifies the meaning of the phrase
Synonyms: limiting qualifying
Related terms: grammatical_relation restrictiveness apposition modify
4. [ noun ] an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another
Synonyms: change alteration

: "the change was intended to increase sales" "this storm is certainly a change for the worse"

Related terms: happening death development variation increase damage revolution decrease surprise transformation separation birth transition easing mutation destabilization avulsion loss_of_consciousness deformation conversion transmutation mutation vagary twinkle sublimation sex_change shimmer change change modify