• IPA: /ɪnˈɹɪt͡ʃ/

enrich (enriches, present participle enriching; past and past participle enriched)

  1. (transitive) To enhance.
  2. (transitive) To make (someone or something) rich or richer.
    Hobbies enrich lives.
    The choke in a car engine enriches the fuel mixture.
    Synonyms: endow
    Antonyms: impoverish
  3. (transitive) To adorn, ornate more richly.
  4. (transitive) To add nutrients or fertilizer to the soil; to fertilize.
    Antonyms: impoverish
  5. (physics, transitive) To increase the amount of one isotope in a mixture of isotopes, especially in a nuclear fuel.
    Antonyms: deplete
  6. (transitive) To add nutrients to foodstuffs; to fortify
  7. (chemistry) To make to rise the proportion of a given constituent.
  8. To add new elements, to complete.
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