HyperDic: enhance

English > 2 senses of the word enhance:
VERBchangeenhance, heighten, raiseincrease / increase
changeenhancemake better or more attractive
enhance > pronunciation
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English > enhance: 2 senses > verb 1, change
Meaningincrease / increase.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"This will enhance your enjoyment"
Synonymsheighten, raise
Narrowerpotentiateincrease the effect of or act synergistically with (a drug or a physiological or biochemical phenomenon)
Broaderintensify, compound, heighten, deepenmake more intense, stronger, or more marked
Spanishintensificar, realzar
Catalanenaltir, intensificar, realçar
Adjectivesenhanciveintensifying by augmentation and enhancement
English > enhance: 2 senses > verb 2, change
Meaningmake better or more attractive.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Something ----s something
Example"This sauce will enhance the flavor of the meat"
Narrowerfollow upincrease the effectiveness or success of by further action
touch up, retouchalter so as to produce a more desirable appearance
Broaderbetter, improve, amend, ameliorate, meliorateTo make better
Spanishaumentar, destacar, realzar
Catalandestacar, realçar
Adjectivesenhanciveserving an aesthetic purpose in beautifying the body
Nounsenhancementan improvement that makes something more agreeable
enhanceranything that serves by contrast to call attention to another thing's good qualities

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