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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To make a small or partial change in.

Usage examples (36)
  • We have modified our environment so radically that we must now modify ourselves to exist in this new environment.
  • That is, hyphenate when words in a phrase modify another work, not when they don’t.
  • Also, the part I'd modify is giving Bella a little more vampire ability other than just "blocking" the other vampires abilities.
  • All elements of expression modify each other, so that no mere rule can cover all cases. for more
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