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enhance

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Definition increase quantity or quality
  • This sauce will enhance the flavor of the meat.
  • The stunning victory over the Blue Devils enhanced the Bulldogs' image as title contenders.
  • We use art appreciation to enhance human development and cultural enrichment.
  • As everybody knows, nothing enhances silly action sequences more than really cheesy animation.
    Dav Pilkey  --  Captain Underpants (# 1)
  • enhances = improves
  • On-air talents were often known to leverage their first three years' salaries against cosmetic enhancement.
    J.D. Robb  --  Glory in Death
  • enhancement = improvement
  • Then they say stuff to me like, "That's good, Andy, but couldn't you have improved this part or enhanced this section?"
    Sharon M. Draper  --  Tears of a Tiger
  • enhanced = increase quality or added more to
  • The new product enhanced their competitive position.
  • The effect was enhanced by the use of bright colors.
  • The free agent signing of Dwight Freeney enhanced the Colts pass rushing defense.
  • The new training program was supposed to enhance customer service.
  • Now, in 2006, the immortal image's continuing power moves Bantam Books and Clint Eastwood to enhance and retell the saga.
    James Bradley  --  Flags of Our Fathers
  • I didn't know if this was a newly enhanced skill or if they were just riper than usual, but I could actually follow where the flock had gone.
    James Patterson  --  School's Out - Forever
  • Who wanted to enhance a mood?
    Alice Sebold  --  Lucky
  • He smiled at me heroically, and the touching little bravery of it was enhanced by his actually flushing with pain.
    Henry James  --  The Turn of the Screw
  • Treat my assertion of its truth as a mere stroke of art to enhance its interest.
    H.G. Wells  --  The Time Machine
  • Dark, velvety, its beauty was enhanced by his strong clean-shaven chin.
    Toni Morrison  --  Beloved
  • He probably thinks his chances of getting into Harvard or whatever are way enhanced by the fact that he's the princess of Genovia's boyfriend.
    Meg Cabot  --  The Princess Diaries
  • I looked up a book on the history of sailing, trying to figure out what I could do to enhance the sailing characteristics of a Viking longboat.
    Katherine Applegate  --  Everworld - Search For Senna
  • It will enhance our own perception of ourselves and our pride in being an American.
    Gerald R. Ford  --  A War That is Finished
  • The artist's enhancement of life may emphasize, at certain times, those aspects that a politician can use.
    Richard Wright  --  Black Boy

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