improve

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improve englannista suomeksi

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improve englanniksi

  1. To make (something) better; to increase the value or productivity (of something).

  2. (ux)

  3. (quote-journal)

  4. To become better.

  5. (RQ:Frgsn Zlnstn)

  6. “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.”
  7. To disprove or make void; to refute.

  8. 1528, (w), ''The Obedience of a Christian Man''

  9. Neither can any of them make so strong a reason which another cannot improve.
  10. To disapprove of; to find fault with; to reprove; to censure.

  11. (RQ:Chapman Iliad)

  12. When he rehearsed his preachings and his doing unto the high apostles, they could improve nothing.
  13. To use or employ to good purpose; to turn to profitable account.

  14. (RQ:Barrow Sermon)

  15. 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
  16. (RQ:Spectator)

  17. a hint that I do not remember to have seen opened and improved
  18. (RQ:Blackstone Commentarie)

  19. the court has also an opportunity, which it seldom fails to improve.
  20. (RQ:Watts Against Idleness and Mischie)

  21. How doth the little busy bee / Improve each shining hour.
  22. March 7, 1778, (w), ''letter''

  23. True policy, as well as good faith, in my opinion, binds us to improve the occasion.