improve englannista suomeksi
To become better.
- “My Continental prominence is improving,” I commented dryly. ¶ Von Lindowe cut at a furze bush with his silver-mounted rattan. ¶ “Quite so,” he said as dryly, his hand at his mustache. “I may say if your intentions were known your life would not be worth a curse.”
To disprove or make void; to refute.
1528, (w), ''The Obedience of a Christian Man''
- Neither can any of them make so strong a reason which another cannot improve.
To disapprove of; to find fault with; to reprove; to censure.
- When he rehearsed his preachings and his doing unto the high apostles, they could improve nothing.
To use or employ to good purpose; to turn to profitable account.
- We shall especially honour God, by discharging faithfully those offices which God hath entrusted us with: by improving diligently those talents which God hath committed to us
- a hint that I do not remember to have seen opened and improved
- the court has also an opportunity, which it seldom fails to improve.
(RQ:Watts Against Idleness and Mischie)
- How doth the little busy bee / Improve each shining hour.
March 7, 1778, (w), ''letter''
- True policy, as well as good faith, in my opinion, binds us to improve the occasion.