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.]
The act and process of to alter.
The alteration to the wedding dress took an efficient amount of time.Submitted by MaryC on March 7, 2020
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Rank popularity for the word 'alteration' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4623
Rank popularity for the word 'alteration' in Nouns Frequency: #2271
The numerical value of alteration in Chaldean Numerology is: 6
The numerical value of alteration in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7
Examples of alteration in a Sentence
Let me not to the marriage of true minds Admit impediments: love is not love Which alters when it alteration finds.
If you do not have knowledge or experience of what’s in the box, then you can’t think out-of-the-box; one cannot consider an alteration or alternative without knowledge of the subject or profession.
Major societal and individual enhancements are only achievable with extraordinary alteration of the thought process.
Love is not love that alters when it alteration finds.
Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds.
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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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