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To make something better - synonyms or related words

optimization

noun

improve

verb

to make something better

enhance

verb

to improve something, or to make it more attractive or more valuable

correct

verb

to show that something is wrong, and make it right

remedy

verb

to correct or improve a situation

improve on

to make something better than it was before, or to do something better than you did before

boost

verb

to help something to increase, improve, or become more successful

enrich

verb

to make something better or more enjoyable

revitalize

verb

to make something that is failing or weak become strong and successful again

lift

verb

to improve the situation that someone or something is in

BuzzWord

mic drop

the action of deliberately dropping your microphone at the end of a speech or performance to show you think it was so good that nothing better could follow it

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Open Dictionary

rhythmus

moving with rhythm, together as one

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