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to become better
to stop being affected by an unpleasant experience
if a situation is looking up, it is getting better
to improve in order to reach the same standard or rate as someone or something
to improve or make something improve
to improve your behaviour or your work
to increase or improve suddenly by a large amount
to start being better/worse
to improve a lot, or to make a lot of progress
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
a type of thin flat Mexican bread that is often rolled or folded and filled with cheese, beans,...
moving with rhythm, together as one
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