modify-v; 1 Senses

Sense Number 1: change, alter, make less harsh

He modified his views on same-gender marriage.
Please modify this letter to make it more polite.
This discussion has modified my thinking about the issue.

VerbNet: NP
FrameNet: cause_change
PropBank: modify.01
WordNet 3.0 Sense Numbers: 1, 2, 3