Meaning of AMELIORATE in English

AMELIORATE

v. Function: verb

1

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

Related Words: 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

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.