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enrich


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Enrich  \En*rich"\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Enriched};  p.  pr  &  vb 
  n.  {Enriching}.]  [F.  enrichir;  pref.  en-  (L.  in)  +  riche 
  rich.  See  {Rich}.] 
  1.  To  make  rich  with  any  kind  of  wealth;  to  render  opulent; 
  to  increase  the  possessions  of  as  to  enrich  the 
  understanding  with  knowledge. 
 
  Seeing,  Lord,  your  great  mercy  Us  hath  enriched  so 
  openly.  --Chaucer's 
  Dream. 
 
  2.  To  supply  with  ornament;  to  adorn;  as  to  enrich  a  ceiling 
  by  frescoes. 
 
  3.  To  make  rich  with  manure;  to  fertilize;  --  said  of  the 
  soil;  as  to  enrich  land  by  irrigation. 
 
  4.  To  supply  with  knowledge;  to  instruct;  to  store;  --  said 
  of  the  mind.  --Sir  W.  Raleigh. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  enrich 
  v  1:  make  richer;  "The  experience  enriched  her";  "enriched  foods" 
  [ant:  {deprive}] 
  2:  make  rich  or  richer  [ant:  {impoverish}] 




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