Associations to the word «Amendment»


AMENDMENT, noun. An alteration or change for the better; correction of a fault or of faults; reformation of life by quitting vices.
AMENDMENT, noun. In public bodies; Any alteration made or proposed to be made in a bill or motion that adds, changes, substitutes, or omits.
AMENDMENT, noun. (legal) Correction of an error in a writ or process.
AMENDMENT, noun. An addition to and/or alteration to the Constitution.
AMENDMENT, noun. That which is added; that which is used to increase or supplement something.

Dictionary definition

AMENDMENT, noun. The act of amending or correcting.
AMENDMENT, noun. A statement that is added to or revises or improves a proposal or document (a bill or constitution etc.).

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King