An example of amend is the act of making changes to the U.S. Constitution.
He gave her a vomit, and conveyed a serpent, such as she conceived, into the basin; upon the sight of it she was amended.
Origin of amend
- Middle English amenden from Old French amender from Latin ēmendāre ē-, ex- ex- mendum fault
From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition