Definition of improving in English:

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Pronunciation: /ɪmˈpruːvɪŋ/


Giving moral or intellectual benefit: a large, improving picture hung opposite
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  • However, the capacity to enjoy the benefits of an improving culture was conditional upon the possession of wealth.
  • Then, reclining on the couch one evening trying to focus on an improving book, the remote stared up at me, begging for attention.
  • She says I should stop wasting my time entertaining low-rent celebs and should stick to reading improving books.
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