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verb
  1. 4
    to change or influence someone or something in a positive way

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    1. a.
      to change something in a way that is noticeable

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  2. 5
    to eat or drink a particular thing

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  3. 6
    to use something

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  4. 9
    to reach a particular amount or level

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  5. 10
    to hit or kick a ball in a game

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