Definition of enhancement in English:

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enhancement

Pronunciation: /ɪnˈhɑːnsm(ə)nt/
/ɛnˈhɑːnsm(ə)nt/ /ɛnˈhansm(ə)nt/

noun

An increase or improvement in quality, value, or extent: this programme of enhancements will improve the daily experience of passengers [mass noun]: the enhancement of civic amenities
More example sentences
  • This programme of enhancements will improve daily experience of passengers and encourage more people to use the railway.
  • This money will be used to carry out further improvements and enhancement.
  • It added that the company as a whole spends £50 million each year on enhancements to its facilities across the country.
Synonyms
improvement, intensification, magnification, amplification, increase, strengthening, inflation, augmenting, augmentation;
boost, rise, increment, lift;
escalation, elevation, exaltation, aggrandizement, swelling, heightening, emphasis, stress, reinforcement, enrichment
informal jacking up, hike
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