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modify
American English: /ˈmɑdəˌfaɪ/
British English: /ˈmɒdɪfʌɪ/

Translation of modify in Spanish:

transitive verb -fies, -fying, -fied

  • 1.1 (alter)
    (design/wording)
    1.2 (moderate)
    (demands/proposal)
    Example sentences
    • In the course of the final two days of debate, the government and the Labor Party used their numbers to defeat a series of amendments from the minor parties to modify the call-out power.
    • Despite this, and despite my complete lack of any experience at all with Perl, I decided that a good thing to do would be to modify them for version 4.
    • The trials in June will be to find out if it works and modifying it with a view to having a serious roll out next year.
    1.3 (Linguistics)
    Example sentences
    • An attributive adjective modifies an ungrounded noun, thereby contributing to the specification of the type designated by the noun.
    • Since miss is a noun in this phrase, it should be modified by an adjective, not an adverb.
    • The semantic distinction between restrictive and non-restrictive modification applies to adjectives that modify nouns as well as to relative clauses.

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