amend AW [amend amends amended amending] BrE [əˈmend] NAmE [əˈmend] verb ~ sth
to change a law, document, statement, etc. slightly in order to correct a mistake or to improve it
•He asked to see the amended version.
•The law has been amended to read as follows:…
Middle English: from Old French amender, based on Latin emendare, from e- (variant of ex-) ‘out of’ + menda ‘a fault’.
•Parliament will vote to amend the constitution.