Definitions for (verb) amend

Main entry: rectify, remediate, remedy, repair, amend

Definition: set straight or right

Usage: remedy these deficiencies; rectify the inequities in salaries; repair an oversight

Main entry: meliorate, improve, ameliorate, amend, better

Definition: to make better

Usage: The editor improved the manuscript with his changes

Main entry: amend

Definition: make amendments to

Usage: amend the document