Synonyms of modify in English:


See definition of modify


1‘their economic policy has been substantially modified’


alter, make alterations to, change, adjust, make adjustments to, adapt, amend, improve, revise, recast, reform, reshape, refashion, redesign, restyle, revamp, rework, remake, remodel, remould, redo, reconstruct, reorganize, refine, reorient, reorientate, vary, transform, convert

customize, tailor

informal tweak

technical permute

rare permutate

2‘he was forced to modify his more extreme views’


moderate, revise, temper, soften, tone down, blunt, dull, qualify, restrict, limit, lessen, reduce, decrease, diminish, lower, abate, mitigate