verb (used with or without object), a·mel·io·rat·ed, a·mel·io·rat·ing.
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To ameliorate is to make or become better, more bearable, or more satisfactory. How is it different from the verbs improve and better? Find out on Thesaurus.com.
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These pro-labor policies did much to ameliorate the wide disparity between rich and poor and led to nearly a half-century of middle-class growth.
For a few years now, my colleagues and I have been exploring the potential of these networks to find more ways drugs could ameliorate disease.3 Medical Innovations Fueled by Covid-19 That Will Outlast the Pandemic|Deborah Fuller|March 11, 2021|Singularity Hub
Nicole Goodkind, politics writerI’ve read over and over that the only way to ameliorate jet lag is to get your body clock on the clock of where you are as quickly as possible.
It’s important to stick around for 15 minutes in case you have an allergic reaction so that you can be treated with epinephrine to ameliorate your symptoms.Health-care worker in Alaska has severe allergic reaction to coronavirus vaccine|Lena H. Sun, Joel Achenbach|December 16, 2020|Washington Post
Using technology to ameliorate the burden of technology surrounding our new remote-working lives is a great example of a grafting on a solution after the fact.The case for a virtual commute when working from home|Adam Lashinsky|October 1, 2020|Fortune
He wants to attack the root causes of poverty rather than simply ameliorate root symptoms.
At the time, Bratton sought to ameliorate the tension between the LAPD and Muslims.Was it Justice or Politics that Killled the NYPD Muslim Spy Unit?|Azi Paybarah|April 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Our first priority should be to ameliorate those circumstances.How Much Does 'Culture' Matter for 'Inner-City' Poverty?|Jamelle Bouie|March 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Scientists therefore have to examine all those genes en masse to cure or ameliorate the disease.
“Isolation itself is very damaging, and there is no way to ameliorate it,” Kupers told The Daily Beast.Extreme Solitary Confinement: What Did Bradley Manning Experience?|Caitlin Dickson|June 5, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Still the King managed to retain his popularity, and in his own way attempted to ameliorate the lot of his subjects.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
And the Church never, never raised a finger to ameliorate their condition.The Necessity of Atheism|Dr. D.M. Brooks
That was an evil with which the clergy did not grapple; they would ameliorate it, but did not seek to remove it.Beacon Lights of History, Volume V|John Lord
By the law de provinciis ordinandis, he sought to regulate the provinces and ameliorate their administration.History of Julius Caesar Vol. 1 of 2|Napoleon III, Emperor of the French, 1808-1873.
Many physicians had exerted their utmost skill in endeavouring to ameliorate his condition.Baron Bruno|Louisa Morgan