Definitions for Alterationˌɔl təˈreɪ ʃən
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
al•ter•a•tionˌɔl təˈreɪ ʃən(n.)
the act of altering or the state of being altered.
a change; modification.
Origin of alteration:
change, alteration, modification(noun)
an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another
"the change was intended to increase sales"; "this storm is certainly a change for the worse"; "the neighborhood had undergone few modifications since his last visit years ago"
alteration, modification, adjustment(noun)
the act of making something different (as e.g. the size of a garment)
the act of revising or altering (involving reconsideration and modification)
"it would require a drastic revision of his opinion"
The act of altering or making different.
The state of being altered; a change made in the form or nature of a thing; changed condition.
Origin: From alteracion (French altération), from alteratio.
the act of altering or making different
the state of being altered; a change made in the form or nature of a thing; changed condition
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Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Alteration' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4623
Rank popularity for the word 'Alteration' in Nouns Frequency: #2271
Translations for Alteration
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
The alterations he has made to the play have not improved it.
- تَعْدِيل، تَبْدِيلArabic
- alteraçãoPortuguese (BR)
- úprava, změnaCzech
- ændring; forandringDanish
- cambio, modificación, alteraciónSpanish
- שִׁנוּי @@@שִׁינוּי$$$Hebrew
- modifica, cambiamentoItalian
- pārtaisīšana; pārmaiņasLatvian
- endring, forandringNorwegian
- بدلون ، تغیرPashto
- düzeltme, değişiklikTurkish
- 變動Chinese (Trad.)
- зміна; перебудоваUkrainian
- تبدیلی ، تغیرUrdu
- sự thay đổiVietnamese
- 改动Chinese (Simp.)
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