modify


modify

verb

Definition of MODIFY

1
to limit the meaning of (as a noun) <adjectives are words that modify nouns, while adverbs can modify adjectives and verbs>
Synonyms modify
Near Antonyms broaden, expand, widen
2
to make different in some way <he modified the appliance so that it would run more quietly>
Antonyms fix, freeze, set, stabilize

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