overhaul, modernize, modernise(verb)
make repairs, renovations, revisions or adjustments to
"You should overhaul your car engine"; "overhaul the health care system"
modernize, modernise, develop(verb)
become technologically advanced
"Many countries in Asia are now developing at a very fast pace"; "Viet Nam is modernizing rapidly"
To bring something up to date, or make it modern in style or function
To become modern in appearance, or adopt modern ways
to render modern; to adapt to modern person or things; to cause to conform to recent or present usage or taste
Origin: [Cf. F. moderniser.]
The numerical value of modernize in Chaldean Numerology is: 4
The numerical value of modernize in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The players have embraced it, shorts are a natural evolution to help modernize the game. It puts our players first.
We will modernize key capabilities, recognizing we cannot expect success fighting tomorrow's conflicts with yesterday's weapons or equipment.
The industry has a once-in-a-generation opportunity to re-imagine and modernize its infrastructure to resolve long-standing operational challenges.
This disappointing data, five years into an economic recovery, underscores the need for a new effort to modernize our country's safety net programs.
We should not see it as something that will damage the old taxi industry, but merely to offer better services and compel them to modernize and innovate.
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Translations for modernize
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- modernitzarCatalan, Valencian
- modernizarse, modernizarSpanish
- uudistua, uudenaikaistaa, nykyaikaistaa, nykyaikaistua, modernisoitua, modernisoidaFinnish
- korszerűsít, modernizálHungarian
- 近代化, 現代化, 近代化するJapanese
- се осовременува, осовременува, модернизира, се модернизираMacedonian
- модернизировать, модернизироватьсяRussian
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