HyperDic: enrich

English > 2 senses of the word enrich:
VERBchangeenrichmake better or improve in quality
possessionenrichmake wealthy or richer
enrich > pronunciation
Soundsehnrih'ch; ihnrih'ch
Rhymesbackstitch ... witch: 27 rhymes with ihch...
English > enrich: 2 senses > verb 1, change
Meaningmake better or improve in quality.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Examples
  • "The experience enriched her understanding"
  • "enriched foods"
Narrowerchoke, throttleReduce the air supply
fertilize, fertilise, feedProvide with fertilizers or add nutrients to
round out, fill outmake bigger or better or more complete
Broaderbetter, improve, amend, ameliorate, meliorateTo make better
Oppositedeprive, impoverishtake away
Spanishenriquecer
Catalanenriquir
Nounsenrichmentact of making fuller or more meaningful or rewarding
English > enrich: 2 senses > verb 2, possession
Meaningmake wealthy or richer.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody
Example"the oil boom enriched a lot of local people"
Narrowerfeather one's nestenrich oneself by taking advantage of one's position
Broaderaddmake an addition (to)
Oppositeimpoverishmake poor
Spanishenriquecer
Catalanenriquir
Nounsenrichmenta gift that significantly increases the recipient's wealth

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