Verb(1) cause to change; make different; cause a transformation(2) become different in some particular way, without permanently losing one's or its former characteristics or essence(3) make an alteration to(4) insert words into texts, often falsifying it thereby(5) remove the ovaries of
(1) Residents' concerns over excessive traffic in Burdon Lane could soon be addressed if councillors back new plans to alter traffic signals.(2) He started to alter his own home, transforming a rustic wood cabin into a sculptural environment.(3) This far into deployment, there weren't any replacements or a way to alter my suit for a better fit.(4) Grid prices and feed costs alter target composition and marketing date of feedlot cattle.(5) Dress slacks are constructed in a way that allows your tailor to alter the waist and seat when needed.(6) The humane society will alter kittens as young as eight weeks of age.(7) plans to alter the dining hall(8) So I had to alter old clothing and eventually started making pillows out of that so I could sell them.(9) The alterations are very basic but should be enough to alter a jacket.(10) Some men came over to alter the dress, measuring and sticking pins all over, pricking my sides.(11) For example, alter a jacket's shoulder width before fitting for sleeve length.(12) His mother protests that she does not want to alter this house.(13) Plans to alter a pub in the oldest area of Skipton have failed to find favour with local councillors.(14) We applied, as the landowner on behalf of Southern, for the proper permissions to alter the existing depot building.(15) One would presume that any significant change would alter the power balance within the party.(16) Nonetheless, a Confucian moral point is made in this tale in that exemplary behaviour is shown to alter a person's character.
(1) alter ego :: alter ego
1. change ::
2. neuter ::
3. interpolate ::
4. modify ::
1. fix ::
2. freeze ::
3. set ::
Different Formsalter, alterable, alteration, alterations, altered, altering, alters
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