Synonyms of reform in English:

reform


See definition of reform

verb

1‘a comprehensive plan to reform the health-care system’

SYNONYMS

improve, make better, better, ameliorate, refine, mend, rectify, correct, rehabilitate

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

customize, tailor

technical permute

rare permutate

ANTONYMS

preserve, maintain

2‘after his marriage he reformed’

SYNONYMS

mend one's ways, change for the better, change completely, make a fresh start, turn over a new leaf, become a new person, reconstruct oneself, improve, go straight, get back on the straight and narrow

ANTONYMS

worsen


noun

1‘the reform of the prison system’

SYNONYMS

improvement, betterment, amelioration, refinement, rectification, correction, rehabilitation

alteration, change, adjustment, adaptation, amendment, revision, recasting, reshaping, refashioning, redesigning, restyling, revamp, revamping, renovation, reworking, redoing, remake, rebuilding, reconstruction, remodelling, makeover, remoulding, reorganizing, reorganization, reorienting, reorientation, transformation, conversion

customizing, tailoring