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Spanish translation of “improve”

improve

verb /imˈpruːv/
to (cause to) become better, of higher quality etc
mejorar, perfeccionar
His work has greatly improved They recently improved the design of that car.
improvement noun the state or act of improving or being improved
mejora
There has been a great improvement in her work The patient’s condition shows some improvement.
something which improves, or adds beauty, value etc
mejora
I’ve made several improvements to the house.
improve on phrasal verb to produce something which is better, more useful etc than
mejorar, perfeccionar
I think I can improve on that suggestion.
(Definition of improve from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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