Meaning of “enhance” in the English Dictionary

"enhance" in English

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enhanceverb [ T ]

uk /ɪnˈhɑːns/ us /ɪnˈhæns/
enhancement
noun [ C or U ] uk /ɪnˈhɑːns.mənt/ us /ɪnˈhæns.mənt/
-enhancing
suffix uk / -ɪn.hɑːn.sɪŋ/ us / -ɪn.hæn.sɪŋ/

(Definition of “enhance” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"enhance" in American English

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enhanceverb [ T ]

us /ɪnˈhæns/

to improve the quality, amount, or strength of something:

The marinade enhances the flavor of the fish.
The county took steps to enhance water quality.
enhancement
noun [ C/U ] us /ɪnˈhæns·mənt/

[ C ] The new system is a major enhancement in security.
[ U ] Enhancement of local transportation is a priority.

(Definition of “enhance” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"enhance" in Business English

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enhanceverb [ T ]

uk /ɪnˈhɑːns/ us

to improve the quality, amount, or value of something:

The convention is an opportunity to enhance your business knowledge and polish your networking skills.
He believes that organizational effectiveness is enhanced by fair and ethical management.
High productivity lowers costs and enhances value.

(Definition of “enhance” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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We will vote against all but two of the amendments which have been tabled, as they do nothing to enhance the report.
We need this binding regulation in order to enhance competition and limit risks, both indispensable to a functioning market and safety at sea.
My third point is that whoever wants to do that must take all necessary steps to enhance the efficiency of the decision-making procedure and accelerate the legislative process.
As he explained, they aim to enhance maritime safety while respecting the system of competition or, in other words, the quest for the lowest cost.
As we well know, the main result of research is knowledge, followed by the opportunity to enhance that result in the economic sector, or indeed the industrial sector.
I think they would enhance the regulation.
We tabled amendments to enhance and promote the contribution made by unpaid work to informal education, to promote the spread of 'best practice' and to create an on-line database.
Visibility would certainly enhance awareness on the part of the consumer, and this is of major importance, as consumer cooperation is crucial if we are to achieve the environmental objectives.
Since then, we have also witnessed a - fortunately frustrated - attempt to no longer translate even generally binding standards which enhance our book-keeping into all official languages.
Much of the work has already been done and all that remains is to enhance certain points so that the mechanism can be put into action.