Translation of "improve" - English-Spanish dictionary

improve

verb uk /ɪmˈpruːv/ us /ɪmˈpruv/ present participle improving, past tense and past participle improved

A2 to get better or to make something better

mejorar
Scott’s behaviour has improved a lot lately.

(Translation of “improve” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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.

(Translation of “improve” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)