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1. ameliorate

verb. ['əˈmiːljɝˌeɪt'] get better.

Synonyms

  • straighten out
  • pick up
  • mend
  • surge
  • get well
  • turn around
  • change state
  • bounce back
  • reform
  • upgrade
  • get over
  • see the light
  • recuperate
  • recover
  • better
  • fructify
  • amend
  • meliorate
  • turn
  • heal
  • convalesce

Antonyms

  • worsen
  • deteriorate
  • nonworker
  • inactivity

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Words that Rhyme with Ameliorate

  • accelerate
  • adulterate
  • agglomerate
  • aspirate
  • cogenerate
  • collaborate
  • commemorate
  • commiserate
  • confederate
  • cooperate
  • cooperate
  • corroborate
  • decelerate
  • decorate
  • degenerate
  • deliberate
  • deteriorate
  • elaborate
  • emirate
  • enumerate

Example sentences of the word ameliorate


1. Verb, base form
You may need to restrict movement, or you may need to ameliorate pain without restricting movement.

2. ameliorate

verb. ['əˈmiːljɝˌeɪt'] to make better.

Synonyms

  • fix
  • polish
  • touch on
  • condition
  • embellish
  • alter
  • make pure
  • improve
  • straighten out
  • regenerate
  • distill
  • purify
  • emend
  • doctor
  • mend
  • revitalize
  • fine-tune
  • enhance
  • enrich
  • turn around
  • change
  • beautify
  • educate
  • perfect
  • lift
  • build
  • bushel
  • furbish up
  • aid
  • down
  • reform
  • alleviate
  • upgrade
  • build up
  • put right
  • hone
  • prettify
  • restore
  • fancify
  • iron out
  • relieve
  • palliate
  • develop
  • raise
  • better
  • fructify
  • amend
  • assuage
  • meliorate
  • modify
  • refine
  • sublimate
  • repair
  • advance

Antonyms

  • uglify
  • break
  • deprive
  • disservice
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