- a meliorating or being meliorated; improvement
- Linguis. the process by which the meaning or connotation of a word becomes more positive
- a. The act or process of improving something or the state of being improved.b. An improvement.
- The linguistic process by which a word over a period of time grows more elevated in meaning or more positive in connotation.
(countable and uncountable, plural meliorations)
From Latin meliōrātiō.