Q: What is the Antonym or Opposite word of Ameliorate?

  • Ameliorate
  • General Meaning To make progress, To upgrade skills in some domain
    Usage Ameliorate can specifically be used to show current progress in some project or something.
  • Antonym 1 Deteriorate
    Meaning 1 To become better from previous condition or state.
    Sentence 1 After the last accident, he is ameliorating considerably.
  • Antonym 2 Decline
    Meaning 2 To improve in something
    Sentence 2 Fighting erupted between two hostile groups; proper steps have been taken to ameliorate the situation.


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