Definition of enrich
- the experience will enrich your life
- butter will enrich the sauce
- enriched flour
- enriched uranium
- enriched natural gas
They tried to enrich themselves at the expense of the poor.
How can I enrich my vocabulary?
He used manure to enrich the soil.
The drink is enriched with vitamin C.
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First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
adorn, array, beautify, bedeck, bedizen, blazon, caparison, deck, decorate, do, do up, doll up, drape, dress, embellish, emblaze, emboss, fancify, fancy up, festoon, garnish, glitz (up), grace, gussy up, ornament, pretty (up), trim;
: to make (someone) rich or richer
: to improve the quality of (something) : to make (something) better
: to improve the usefulness or quality of (something) by adding something to it
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to speak or write verbosely and windily
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