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noun as in correction, improvement

noun as in addition to a document

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There are a lot of states with constitutional amendments to ban same-sex marriage, so it is going to be difficult in many states.

If the first 10 amendments were each put to a vote on nation-wide ballot initiatives, how would they fare?

Too many states would ratify progressive nationalist amendments.

The judge said the right to not be discriminated against under the First and Fourteenth amendments applies to the plaintiffs.

It is expected to pass the Senate this week after amendments are added to expand the exception for religious organizations.

The text of the amendments designed to carry out these recommendations will be submitted by the Board at an early date.

South Carolina adopted the federal constitution, recommending amendments, being the 8th state in succession; votes 149 to 73.

New Hampshire adopted the federal constitution, recommending amendments, being the ninth state to do so; votes 57 to 46.

Virginia adopted the constitution of the United States, recommending amendments; tenth state which ratified that document.

Then we should be able to make amendments, to ask for conferences, to give and receive explanations.


On this page you'll find 39 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to amendments, such as: modification, remedy, reform, change, revision, and repair.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.