DICT.TW Dictionary Taiwan

Search for:
[Show options]
[Pronunciation] [Help] [Database Info] [Server Info]

4 definitions found

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 En·hance v. t. [imp. & p. p. Enhanced p. pr. & vb. n. Enhancing ]
 1. To raise or lift up; to exalt. [Obs.]
    Who, naught aghast, his mighty hand enhanced.   --Spenser.
 2. To advance; to augment; to increase; to heighten; to make more costly or attractive; as, to enhance the price of commodities; to enhance beauty or kindness; hence, also, to render more heinous; to aggravate; as, to enhance crime.
    The reputation of ferocity enhanced the value of their services, in making them feared as well as hated.   --Southey.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : increased or intensified in value or beauty or quality; "her
            enhanced beauty was the result of a good night's sleep
            rather than makeup"; "careful cleaning was responsible
            for the enhanced value of the painting"