What does ENHANCE mean?

Definitions for ENHANCE
ɛnˈhæns, -ˈhɑnsENHANCE

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. enhance, heighten, raise(verb)

    increase

    "This will enhance your enjoyment"; "heighten the tension"

  2. enhance(verb)

    make better or more attractive

    "This sauce will enhance the flavor of the meat"

Wiktionary

  1. enhance(Verb)

    To lift, raise up.

  2. enhance(Verb)

    To augment or make something greater.

  3. enhance(Verb)

    To improve something by adding features.

  4. Origin: enhauncen, from enhauncer, from enhaucier, from *, from in + altus.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Enhance(verb)

    to raise or lift up; to exalt

  2. Enhance(verb)

    to advance; to augment; to increase; to heighten; to make more costly or attractive; as, to enhance the price of commodities; to enhance beauty or kindness; hence, also, to render more heinous; to aggravate; as, to enhance crime

  3. Enhance(verb)

    to be raised up; to grow larger; as, a debt enhances rapidly by compound interest

  4. Origin: [Norm. F. enhauncer, enhaucer, OF. enhaleier, enhaucier; pref. en- (L. in) + haucier to lift, raise up, from an assumed L. altiare, fr. L. altus high; cf. Pr. enansar, enanzar, to advance, exalt, and E. advance. See Altitude, and cf. Hawser.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Enhance

    en-hans′, v.t. to heighten: to add to, increase.—n. Enhance′ment, act of enhancing: state of being enhanced: aggravation. [Prob. from O. Fr. enhaucer—L. in, and altus, high.]

British National Corpus

  1. Verbs Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'ENHANCE' in Verbs Frequency: #555

How to pronounce ENHANCE?

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    Karen
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    Veena
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How to say ENHANCE in sign language?

  1. enhance

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of ENHANCE in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of ENHANCE in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of ENHANCE in a Sentence

  1. Chief Executive Bezhalel Machlis:

    The solid increase in our backlog over the past few years has led to the current growth trend in revenues, while the efforts we have taken to ensure efficient operations and enhance synergies among our business units have enabled us to steadily improve our profitability.

  2. Paul Hokemeyer:

    The key to working through these (relationship) differences is focusing on that which you love, and putting boundaries around that which you don’t. You’ll also need to avoid the temptation to demean and humiliate your mate for their beliefs. It will take practice and incredible self-regulation, but success in these areas will greatly enhance the quality of your relationship.

  3. Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee:

    We have taken and are continuing to take steps to enhance the security of our network, we are cooperating with federal law enforcement with respect to their ongoing investigation.

  4. Foo Teow Lee:

    We have not restricted free debate, surely, giving readers more information, and enabling them to decide for themselves where the truth lies, can only enhance public debate.

  5. Roger Penske:

    The health and safety of our event participants and spectators is our top priority, and we believe that postponing the event is the responsible decision with the conditions and restrictions we are facing, we will continue to focus on ways we can enhance the customer experience in the months ahead, and I'm confident we will welcome fans with a transformed facility and a global spectacle when we run the world's greatest race.

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Translations for ENHANCE

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  • تحسينArabic
  • повишавам, увеличавам, подобря̀вамBulgarian
  • erhöhen, vergrößern, verbessernGerman
  • ενισχύωGreek
  • pliigi, plibonigiEsperanto
  • aumentar, realzar, mejorarSpanish
  • تقویتPersian
  • parantaaFinnish
  • augmenter, améliorer, accroîtreFrench
  • बढ़ानेHindi
  • intensificare, accrescereItalian
  • ವರ್ಧಿಸಿKannada
  • whakarākaiMāori
  • uitbreiden, vergroten, verbeterenDutch
  • poprawiać, polepszyć, poprawić, polepszaćPolish
  • aumentarPortuguese
  • увели́чивать, повы́сить, улучша́ть, улу́чшить, уси́лить, увели́чить, уси́ливать, повыша́ть, усилитьRussian
  • förbättraSwedish
  • அதிகரிக்கTamil
  • iyileştirmek, artırmak, geliştirmekTurkish
  • بڑھانے کےUrdu
  • geilükumön, gudükumönVolapük

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