modify

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Hypernyms for modify

change add

Definitions for modify

  • verb - cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
  • verb - make less severe or harsh or extreme; "please modify this letter to make it more polite"; "he modified his views on same-gender marriage"
  • verb - add a modifier to a constituent
  • Pronounciation of modify

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    Synonyms for modify

    change alter qualify

    Antonyms for modify

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    Holonyms for modify

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    Hyponyms for modify

    Americanise assimilate nationalize vitalize naturalize activate even deaden equalize edit loosen tame transitivize temper intransitivize ameliorate full exacerbate accelerate dry out retard fortify minify oxidize liquidise unify void mature fill up make grow coagulate acerbate renormalize destabilise neutralise sensibilize purify habituate mechanise discolor harmonize colourise polarise colour in insulate untune emulsify disqualify clarify domesticise disable hydrogenate de-emphasize brighten tenderize blear sweeten blot out cook dissolve demist contract waken heat cause to sleep freeze refreshen shift fertilise ash shade rectify animalise invert arterialize personalize counterchange depersonalize vascularise flatten revolutionize magnetise barbarise simplify mythologise elaborate allegorise pressurise land deconcentrate bear on fix alchemise gear up form communise round Europeanise increase radicalize humanize rusticate alienate tense deodorize unsex change intensity extend capture lift contribute dinge reestablish devilise redress etherialise pervert unsubstantialise debauch dynamize misdirect subtilize cohere uniformise syncopate immortalise hot up eternalise spoil verbify buffer prostrate shake shorten reflate digitalise feminize womanize virilise sexualise constitutionalize plasticize incandesce circularize isomerize vaporise opsonize sentimentalize territorialize spiritualize visualise vulgarise professionalise eroticize lifehack tone down mince archaise fat occidentalize plump out orientalize dull acetylise string collimate mingle conventionalize clean dizzy begrime exteriorise lower glamourise break up laicize grace Frenchify dissimilate nationalise vitalise naturalise aerate even out blunt equalise redact loose chasten transitivise better intransitivise meliorate diversify exasperate speed lubricate delay spike liquefy oxidise solvate merge vitiate antique make full soften louden stabilize renormalise sensitize commercialize sensibilise purge accustom automatize color harmonise colourize glorify stain calcify adjust demulsify unfit embrittle reclaim disenable oxygenize de-emphasise lighten up tenderise obscure iodinate obliterate slenderize dismiss defog cool rouse heat up affect blister inseminate transform indispose translate brutalize Islamize convert reverse arterialise personalise transpose depersonalise decrepitate drop revolutionise demagnetize alkalinize complicate mythicize perplex demythologize centralize coarsen decentralise touch on prepare alcoholize internationalize round off bolshevize suspend bestialize ease up ornament proof humanise sauce alien steepen deodorise vitrify change taste expand lend raise add demonize liberalize diabolize democratize immaterialize subvert animize debase dynamise relax volatilize optimize symmetrize update eternize cream denature harden sputter inflect excite outmode think digitize gelatinize feminise masculinize disharmonize schematize constitutionalise plasticise deaminate depolarize isomerise industrialize militarize sentimentalise territorialise unsanctify variegate vulgarize smut sex up cloud obfuscate break down inform flesh out occidentalise fatten out orientalise untie achromatize straighten camp commix conventionalise make clean poison grime externalize depress glamourize alter laicise civilize commute denationalize unclutter denaturalize inactivate equal remodel equate cut tighten subdue detransitivize improve thicken worsen decelerate wet speed up strengthen decrease lace liquify oxidate validate age empty antiquate saturate damage normalize stabilise morph sensitise commercialise desensitize sanctify disorder automatise colorize chord colour contaminate hue urbanize set decarboxylate domesticate mark widen incapacitate oxygenise destress lighten charge bedim ionate veil slenderise end condense awaken chill wake up warm refresh switch fecundate transmute cry reform brutalise Islamise opalize customize make individualize interchange objectify suburbanize disintegrate overturn demagnetise alkalinise refine mythicise supercharge demythologise centralise impact socialize touch set up alcoholise internationalise round down bolshevise sober bestialise ease off embellish romanticize humble shallow disaffect scramble deodourise pall substitute set aside impart elevate restore demonise liberalise diabolise democratise immaterialise demoralize animise profane rarefy flocculate volatilise optimise symmetrise soup up eternise qualify sanitize specialize draw cushion energize spice deflate digitise gelatinise effeminize masculinise dissonate schematise rationalize paganize deaminize depolarise legitimate industrialise militarise solemnize transaminate vesiculate ventilate supple still piggyback confuse synchronize crush officialize fill out westernize fatten up acetylate undo achromatise straighten out classicize amalgamate decimalize dirty envenom colly externalise deform glamorise decorate politicize let up civilise exchange denationalise clear denaturalise deactivate match redo stiffen edit out fasten moderate detransitivise amend inspissate aggravate slow down dry check beef up lessen weaken liquidize unite invalidate ripen fill develop clot ossify normalise destabilize neutralize sensify market desensitise mechanize disarray automate colorise polarize color in devalue uglify urbanise correct nazify domesticize nick dehydrogenate enable darken tender blur bubble overcloud hide crack terminate concentrate wake cool down arouse boil freshen change over fertilize transubstantiate etiolate regenerate animalize turn back opalise customise get individualise vascularize sharpen suburbanise magnetize barbarize degauss mythologize rarify allegorize pressurize bring decentralize bear upon socialise alchemize ready shape communize round out Europeanize reconstruct Americanize beautify romanticise estrange shoal right unscramble blind saponify replace muddy bestow harshen reinstate devilize compensate etherealize corrupt unsubstantialize demoralise animate deprave sublimate turn uniformize attemper immortalize hop up eternalize restrict sanitise specialise dope energise spice up inflate digitalize recombine effeminise virilize sexualize patent rationalise paganise angulate intensify evaporate opacify recommend solemnise transfigure visualize vivify professionalize weaponize port obnubilate synchronise archaize fatten officialise plump westernise disturb acetylize barb parallel mix classicise put decimalise soil exteriorize bemire glamorize break introvert adorn politicise

    Meronyms for modify

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    Sounds like modify

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