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American English: /ɪmˈpruvmənt/
British English: /ɪmˈpruːvm(ə)nt/

Translation of improvement in Spanish:


uncountable and countable
  • 1
    (in design, situation) mejora (feminine)
    you're getting better, but there's still plenty of room for improvement
    has mejorado pero todavía puedes mejorar mucho más
    if you comb your hair, it will be a big improvement
    estarás mucho mejor si te peinas
    to be an improvement on something
    ser mejor que or superior a algo
    his new girlfriend is a definite improvement on the previous one
    no cabe duda de que su nueva novia es mucho mejor que or muy superior a la anterior
    her time is an improvement on the world record
    su tiempo mejora el récord mundial
    an attempt at self-improvement
    un intento de superarse como persona
    Example sentences
    • Latin American markets have also been boosted by improvements in their domestic economies.
    • Eden District Council said the development would also bring improvements to the road.
    • It is hoped that the results will help them find out how to make improvements and developments.
    Example sentences
    • Overall 29 per cent of crimes in Wiltshire were detected, an improvement on last year.
    • This was a vast improvement on their awful form in the Connacht Final against Mayo in Castlebar.
    • In general farmers agree the weather is an improvement on last summer when rain was non-stop.
  • 2
    also: improvements plural
    mejoras (feminine plural)
    to make improvements
    hacer mejoras
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