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Definition of Amend

Amend
Amend A*mend", v. t. [imp. & p. p. Amended; p. pr. & vb. n. Amending.] [F. amender, L. emendare; e (ex) + mendum, menda, fault, akin to Skr. minda personal defect. Cf. Emend, Mend.] To change or modify in any way for the better; as, (a) by simply removing what is erroneous, corrupt, superfluous, faulty, and the like; (b) by supplying deficiencies; (c) by substituting something else in the place of what is removed; to rectify.
Amend
Amend A*mend" ([.a]*m[e^]nd"), v. i. To grow better by rectifying something wrong in manners or morals; to improve. ``My fortune . . . amends.' --Sir P. Sidney.

Meaning of Amend from wikipedia

- procedure Amend, Iran (disambiguation), places in Iran Amend as a surname may refer to: Bill Amend (born 1962), American cartoonist Eric Amend (born 1965)...
- parliamentary procedure, the motion to amend is used to modify another motion. An amendment could itself be amended. A related procedure is filling blanks...
- William J. C. "Bill" Amend III (/ˈeɪmənd/; born September 20, 1962) is an American cartoonist. He is known for his comic strip FoxTrot. Amend was born in M****achusetts...
- An Act to amend the Canadian Human Rights Act and the Criminal Code (Bill C-16, 2016) is a law p****ed by the Parliament of Canada. The law adds gender...
- Allison Amend (born May 20, 1974) is an American novelist and short story writer. Amend was born in Chicago, Illinois, attended Stanford University, and...
- through January 3, 2017, approximately 11,699 measures have been proposed to amend the United States Constitution. Collectively, members of the House and Senate...
- Five of the United States Constitution details the two-step process for amending the nation's frame of government. Amendments must be properly proposed...
- even bribery and intimidation had gradually led to a growing movement to amend the Constitution to allow for the direct election of senators. The party...
- deliberative ****embly, the motions to rescind (or "repeal" or "annul") and amend something previously adopted are used to change action that was taken. They...
- Kate Amend is an American do****entary film editor whose career spans more than thirty years. She is known for being a dedicated editor who finds the emotional...
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