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The meaning of Alter

Alter – definition


Change in character or composition, typically in a comparatively small but significant way.

Usage examples:

Eliot was persuaded to alter the passage

To change a characteristic, often slightly, or to cause this to happen

Usage examples:

[ t ] the coat was too long, so i took it back to the store to have it altered., some things in lif…

To change the appearance, character, or structure of something, or to be changed in this way

Usage examples:

Just last week, the company agreed to alter some of its business practices., if they want to contin…

Alter translation into English

Alter: translate from English into Chinese

Translate alter into Chinese (Simplified)}
改变, 更改, 修改, 变更, 改动, 改, 涂改, 改造, 变, 移

Alter: translate from English into Dutch

Translate alter into Dutch}
Wijzigen, Veranderen, Anders maken

Alter: translate from English into French

Translate alter into French}
Modifier, Altérer, Changer, Transformer, Retoucher, Améliorer, Falsifier, Se transformer, Castrer

Alter: translate from English into German

Translate alter into German}
Ändern, Abändern, Modifizieren, Umgestalten, Korrigieren, Umbauen, Umstellen, Sich verändern, Verstellen, Verschieben, Umändern, Umarbeiten, Umschreiben, Sich verschieben

Alter: translate from English into Hindi

Translate alter into Hindi}
बदलने, बदलना, पलटना, परिवर्तन करना, रद्दोबदल करना

Alter: translate from English into Italian

Translate alter into Italian}
Alterare, Modificare, Cambiare, Mutare, Trasformare, Modificarsi, Cambiarsi

Alter: translate from English into Korean

Translate alter into Korean}
바꾸다, 고쳐 만들다, 거세하다, 달라지다, 변조하다

Alter: translate from English into Russian

Translate alter into Russian}
Изменить, Изменять, Менять, Вносить изменения, Переделывать, Изменяться, Меняться, Перешить, Переиначивать, Кастрировать, Холостить

Alter: translate from English into Spanish

Translate alter into Spanish}
Alterar, Modificar, Cambiar, Reformar, Retocar, Mudar, Cambiarse, Inmutar

Word origin

late Middle English: from Old French alterer, from late Latin alterare, from Latin alter ‘other’.

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