Examples of improve in a Sentence
This operation will greatly improve her chances of survival.
The advertising campaign has improved sales.
Maybe we'll buy a house when our financial situation improves.
Her writing has improved since the beginning of the school year.
The company has been having steadily improving sales.
Recent Examples of improve from the Web
Butler improved to 4-0 this year against Northern Kentucky powers, averaging nine runs per game in those wins.
The government’s efforts to improve the regulation of hospice-care providers should eventually allow many more of them to be funded through national insurance.
During this year’s campaign, Baker has praised the former governor as an ally in his efforts to improve Prince George’s County and faulted Hogan for failing to measure up to O’Malley’s support.
The Ocean Street work is part of ongoing efforts to improve beach access along the city’s seven miles of coastline between Oceanside and Encinitas.
Any effort to improve the university system must include the state and community colleges.
Despite the efforts to improve its operations, the restaurant’s sales have been falling since 2011, and a forbearance agreement with lenders expired earlier this year.
Jones improved to 4-2 with a 1.88 ERA, continuing to drop from 4.26 back on April 21.
The Mariners improved to 36-22, winning 12 of their past 15 games.
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Origin and Etymology of improve
Synonym Discussion of improve
- measures to further improve the quality of medical care
- immigrants hoping to better their lot
- a coat of paint would help that house
- tried to ameliorate the lives of people in the tenements
IMPROVE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of improve for English Language Learners
: to make (something) better
: to become better
IMPROVE Defined for Kids
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