Ameliorate (verb)

To make something better or more tolerable.


From latin meliorāre, present active infinitive of meliorō ("make bette.r")


  1. The new medication helped to ameliorate her symptoms.
  2. The government's economic policies were intended to ameliorate poverty.
  3. The company"s customer service department was able to ameliorate the situation by addressing the customer"s complaints.
  4. The therapy sessions helped to ameliorate her anxiety.
  5. The new technology helped to ameliorate the production process.
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