The street card reappeared, and brought on Mercutio to deepen the audience's enhancement.
Human strength increases with enhancement and decreases with enfeeblement.
The enhancement of the rate of growth on irrigation with cold water took place after seventy seconds.
It was a comfort to him in all his vexations, an enhancement of all his joys.
The enhancement of conduction under heterodromous current is, in reality, much greater than is indicated in the record.
To have done with this and the measles was justly considered an enhancement in value.
The raison d'tre of such discords is perhaps to be found in the enhancement they give to the resolution.
It was a comfort to him in all his vexations; an enhancement of all his joys.
The present sentence would not have a deterrent effect, and he accordingly applied for an enhancement of the same.
Truth is merely a means for the enhancement of my subjective satisfaction.
late 13c., anhaunsen "to raise, make higher," from Anglo-French enhauncer, probably from Old French enhaucier "make greater, make higher or louder; fatten, foster; raise in esteem," from Vulgar Latin *inaltiare, from Late Latin inaltare "raise, exalt," from altare "make high," from altus "high" (see old).
Meaning "raise in station, wealth, or fame" attested in English from c.1300. The -h- in Old French supposedly from influence of Frankish *hoh "high." Related: Enhanced; enhancing.
1. A change to a product which is intended to make it better in some way, e.g. new functions, faster, or occasionally more compatible with other systems. Enhancements to hardware components, especially integrated circuits often mean they are smaller and less demanding of resources. Sadly, this is almost never true of software enhancements.
2. Marketroid-speak for a bug fix. This abuse of language is a popular and time-tested way to turn incompetence into increased revenue. A hacker being ironic would instead call the fix a feature, or perhaps save some effort by declaring "That's not a bug, that's a feature!".