What does the word amend mean?

Usage examples for amend

  1. It was soon discovered that it would be useless to attempt to amend the articles of confederation. – Studies in Civics by James T. McCleary
  2. Answer- - Yes; it can amend the Constitution or make a new one. – School History of North Carolina by John W. Moore
  3. I have seen my fault and will amend it, but oh! – The Panchronicon by Harold Steele Mackaye