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British English: /ɪmˈpruːv/
American English: /ɪmˈpruv/

Translation of improve in German:

intransitive verb

  • sich verbessern
    (Person, Wetter)
    sich bessern
    (become more attractive)
    he was ill, but he's improving now
    er war krank, aber es geht ihm jetzt schon besser
    things are improving
    es sieht schon besser aus

transitive verb

reflexive verb

  • improve oneself
    sich weiterbilden

Phrasal verbs

improve [up]on

transitive verb
(Rekord, Angebot)

Definition of improve in:

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