What does Amendment mean?

Definitions for Amendment
əˈmɛnd məntAmend·ment

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Amendment.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. amendment(noun)

    the act of amending or correcting

  2. amendment(noun)

    a statement that is added to or revises or improves a proposal or document (a bill or constitution etc.)

Wiktionary

  1. amendment(Noun)

    An alteration or change for the better; correction of a fault or of faults; reformation of life by quitting vices.

  2. amendment(Noun)

    In public bodies; Any alteration made or proposed to be made in a bill or motion that adds, changes, substitutes, or omits.

  3. amendment(Noun)

    Correction of an error in a writ or process.

  4. amendment(Noun)

    An addition to and/or alteration to the Constitution.

  5. amendment(Noun)

    That which is added; that which is used to increase or supplement something.

    a soil amendment

Webster Dictionary

  1. Amendment(noun)

    an alteration or change for the better; correction of a fault or of faults; reformation of life by quitting vices

  2. Amendment(noun)

    in public bodies; Any alternation made or proposed to be made in a bill or motion by adding, changing, substituting, or omitting

  3. Amendment(noun)

    correction of an error in a writ or process

Freebase

  1. Amendment

    A change in a document made by correction, adding, substituting or omitting a certain part. Amendments are the mechanism of changes introduction, further development and improvement of previously submitted or approved clinical study protocols and proposals.

Editors Contribution

  1. amendment

    A change to a principle, rule or form of legislation.

    There are various amendments proposed and what is agreed is approved by the legislature.

    Submitted by MaryC on March 12, 2020  

British National Corpus

  1. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Amendment' in Written Corpus Frequency: #1354

  2. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'Amendment' in Nouns Frequency: #1458

How to pronounce Amendment?

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How to say Amendment in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Amendment in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Amendment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of Amendment in a Sentence

  1. Ted Cruz:

    I intend to vote no on this amendment, and the reason is I think legal immigration is a fundamental pillar of our country, and I think, as a nation, we need to remain a nation that doesn't just welcome, but that celebrates legal immigrants around this table.

  2. Michael Licari:

    We're ecstatic, this is a big win for the First Amendment.

  3. Chuck Michel:

    The First Amendment protects people who believe in the Second Amendment.

  4. President Trump:

    They will take away your Second Amendment, which we will never allow to happen.

  5. John Cornyn:

    Democrats have supported legislation consistent with the Hyde Amendment for a long, long time.

Images & Illustrations of Amendment

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