improve improve  /ɪm ˈpruv/

Definition(s):

  1. (v) to make better
  2. (v) get better

Derived Word(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Black boxes that record the number of hours a trucker has driven would greatly improve enforcement.
  2. Those are the millions of ordinary men and women who long to improve themselvesto become better parents, kinder friends and stronger individuals.
  3. This is the rare blog that can actually improve your everyday life.

News

  1. Raytheon To Improve U.S. Army Air Defenses, Better Identify Targets

    Raytheon To Improve U.S. Army Air Defenses, Better Identify Targets
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Nasdaq

  2. Funding to improve rural electricity in Okla, Ark.

    US Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has announced grants and loans intended to improve the reliability of electricity in rural areas of Oklahoma, Arkansas and 14 other states. The projects announced Wednesday ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Associated Press via Yahoo! News

  3. How to Improve Pharmacare in Canada: C.D. Howe Institute

    How to Improve Pharmacare in Canada: C.D. Howe Institute
    on June 13, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

Quotes

  1. "Although I explored several different opportunities this offseason, Atlanta was the place I wanted to be," said Johnson. "I truly appreciate the commitment shown by the Hawks and the team's ownership, and their continued efforts to improve...
    on Jul 8, 2010 By: Joe Johnson Source: MiamiHerald.com

  2. Loria issued a statement, talking about how close he was with Gonzalez, then added, "We can't let personal feelings get in the way of taking steps that we believe are necessary to improve our ballclub."
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Jeffrey Loria Source: CBSSports.com (blog)

  3. "We can't doom another generation of Americans to soaring costs and eroding coverage and exploding deficits," Obama said, adding: "Instead, we need to do what we were sent here to do and improve the lives of the people we serve."
    on Dec 24, 2009 By: Barack Obama Source: Economic Times

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