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ALTER





Definition:

  1. [verb] cause to change; make different; cause a transformation; "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"; "The discussion has changed my thinking about the issue"
    Synonyms: change, modify

  2. [verb] make or become different in some particular way, without permanently losing one's or its former characteristics or essence; "her mood changes in accordance with the weather"; "The supermarket's selection of vegetables varies according to the season"
    Synonyms: change, vary

  3. [verb] make an alteration to; "This dress needs to be altered"

  4. [verb] insert words into texts, often falsifying it thereby
    Synonyms: interpolate, falsify

  5. [verb] remove the ovaries of; "Is your cat spayed?"
    Synonyms: neuter, spay, castrate

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