Meaning of AMELIORATE in English

AMELIORATE

verb

1.

Synonyms: improve 1, amend, better, help, meliorate

Related Word: alleviate, lighten, mitigate, relieve

Contrasted words: damage, harm, hurt, impair, injure, mar, spoil; aggravate, intensify

Antonyms: worsen; deteriorate

2.

Synonyms: improve 3, convalesce, gain, look up, mend, perk (up), recuperate

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