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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: improve(0.01248 detik)
Found 5 items, similar to improve.
English → Indonesian (Kamus Landak)
English → Indonesian (quick)
besut, membagusi, membaik, membaiki, membaikkan, membesut, memperbaiki
Indonesian → English (Kamus Landak)
English → English (WordNet)
v 1: to make better; “The editor improved the manuscript with his
changes” [syn: better, amend, ameliorate, meliorate]
2: get better; “The weather improved toward evening” [syn: better,
ameliorate, meliorate] [ant: worsen]
English → English (gcide)
Improve \Im*prove"\, v. i.
1. To grow better; to advance or make progress in what is
desirable; to make or show improvement; as, to improve in
We take care to improve in our frugality and
2. To advance or progress in bad qualities; to grow worse.
“Domitian improved in cruelty.” --Milner.
3. To increase; to be enhanced; to rise in value; as, the
price of cotton improves.
To improve on or To improve upon, to make useful
additions or amendments to, or changes in; to bring nearer
to perfection; as, to improve on the mode of tillage.
Improve \Im*prove"\, v. t. [Pref. im- not + prove: cf. L.
improbare, F. improuver.]
1. To disprove or make void; to refute. [Obs.]
Neither can any of them make so strong a reason
which another can not improve. --Tyndale.
2. To disapprove; to find fault with; to reprove; to censure;
as, to improve negligence. [Obs.] --Chapman.
When he rehearsed his preachings and his doing unto
the high apostles, they could improve nothing.
Improve \Im*prove"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Improved; p. pr. &
vb. n. Improving.] [Pref. in- in + prove, in approve. See
1. To make better; to increase the value or good qualities
of; to ameliorate by care or cultivation; as, to improve
I love not to improve the honor of the living by
impairing that of the dead. --Denham.
2. To use or employ to good purpose; to make productive; to
turn to profitable account; to utilize; as, to improve
one's time; to improve his means. --Shak.
We shall especially honor God by improving
diligently the talents which God hath committed to
A hint that I do not remember to have seen opened
and improved. --Addison.
The court seldom fails to improve the opportunity.
How doth the little busy bee
Improve each shining hour. --I. Watts.
Those moments were diligently improved. --Gibbon.
True policy, as well as good faith, in my opinion,
binds us to improve the occasion. --Washington.
3. To advance or increase by use; to augment or add to; --
said with reference to what is bad. [R.]
We all have, I fear, . . . not a little improved the
wretched inheritance of our ancestors. --Bp.
Syn: To better; meliorate; ameliorate; advance; heighten;
mend; correct; rectify; amend; reform.