Definitions for Alterationˌɔl təˈreɪ ʃən
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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
Origin: [Cf. F. altration.]
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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
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Love is not love that alters when it alteration finds.
Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds.
Let me not to the marriage of true minds
Admit impediments: love is not love
Which alters when it alteration finds.
We're not looking to embarrass him, we're not looking for regime change. We're not looking for any fundamental alteration of the circumstances inside Russia. We're looking for him to, in our view, act rationally.
Translations for Alteration
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- үҙгәртеү, үҙгәреүBashkir
- alteracióCatalan, Valencian
- cambio, modificación, alteraciónSpanish
- caochladh, mùthadh, atharrachadhScottish Gaelic
- forandring, endring, omslagNorwegian
- alterare, schimbare, alterațieRomanian
- переме́на, перестро́йка, переде́лка, переду́мывание, преобразова́ние, переде́лывание, измене́ниеRussian
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