follow Dictionary.com

How Well Do You Know English Slang?

improver

[im-proo-ver] /ɪmˈpru vər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that improves.
2.
a substance or agent added to improve a food, especially as a preservative.
Origin
1640-1650
1640-50; improve + -er1
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples for improver
  • In fact, power is the ultimate life-improver tout court.
  • It was quickly recognized that the product had more value as a diesel cetane improver.

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for improver

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for improver

15
18
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with improver