The definition of amend means to modify or alter something, often for the better.(verb)
An example of amend is the act of making changes to the U.S. Constitution.
See amend in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: ME amenden < OFr amender < L emendare, to correct: see emend
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verb a·mend·ed, a·mend·ing, a·mends verb, transitive
Origin: Middle English amenden
Origin: , from Old French amender
Origin: , from Latin ēmendāre
Origin: : ē-, ex-, ex-
Origin: + mendum, fault.
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