Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One who or that which ameliorates.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who ameliorates.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A person who, or thing which ameliorates

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Examples

  • I am the General Entertainer, but she is the ameliorator of those little roughnesses, those little sharp corners which cling even to unconventional people.

    The Inner Sisterhood A Social Study in High Colors

  • Dowd is an ameliorator: one who believes we triumph by reason, logic and action.

    Scientific Blogging

  • He has restrained the last-days rush to set new environmental rules, at some cost to his reputation as ameliorator.

    Media Matters for America - Limbaugh Wire

  • And the system that doled out those rewards had broad acceptance, especially since progressive taxation dampened some of the inequalities of pre-tax incomes, and the economies of mass production made goods available to the non-rich that were every bit as service­able as those purchased by those with very high incomes - a great ameliorator of that old devil, envy.

    New Statesman

  • “Sergei,” began Karganov, the ameliorator, “we have all devoted our lives to our country.

    State of the Union

  • “Sergei,” began Karganov, the ameliorator, “we have all devoted our lives to our country.

    State of the Union

  • “Sergei,” began Karganov, the ameliorator, “we have all devoted our lives to our country.

    State of the Union

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