To set right (an undesirable situation, for example); remedy or rectify.
To serve to balance or offset something
Toward or on the right.
To put or set right; correct; amend
To act as a counteracting force, influence, or weight to; counterpoise.
The definition of discipline is to punish someone for their behavior.
To slump is to experience a sudden decline or to slouch over.
Decline is defined as to refuse something, slope downward, become less or to sink from view.
To restrain; subdue:
To punish or rebuke severely.
(Archaic) To chasten
To apply jewels to; stud:
The definition of adjust means to change something to a better fit or to be more usable.
To lay aside, abandon, or leave for another; switch:
To improve, usually applied to technology, generally by complete replacement of one or more components
To reconsider and change or modify:
Revamp is to repair, restore or give something old a new appearance or a new life.
To express disapproval to (someone); criticize:
To amend; set right; remedy
To put back in proper condition; put right
Regulate is defined as to control, direct or adjust.
To change for the better.
To handle or use roughly; damage or hurt:
(Law) To take an action, usually the filing of a document in the correct venue, that secures a legal right.
(Linguistics) To change (a vowel) by umlaut.
(Dated) To use or employ to good purpose; to turn to profitable account.
To correct or set right; adjust:
To be in harmony; agree:
To expiate is defined as to admit you did something that was a sin or something you feel guilty about and to pay a penalty.
Edit is defined as to prepare something for publication or final copy by removing errors and extra words.
Check means to test, examine, compare or inspect something to see if it is as it should be.
(Intransitive) To become better; to improve.
To change for the better; improve:
The definition of admonish means to let someone know that you are not happy with his or her actions or to scold a person.
To reprove (someone) severely, especially in a formal or official way.
To improve or refine (someone or someone's manners, appearance, etc.) as by removing crudeness or vulgarity
To tamper with or change in order to deceive
Help means to provide aid or assistance, or to improve a situation.
To cause to adopt a new attitude or outlook:
To undergo or effect changes in organization.
To review books, plays, etc., as for a newspaper
To bring back, as from error, to a right or proper course; reform.
To change or become different.
The definition of ameliorate is to improve or make better.
To touch up or change details in (a painting, essay, etc.) in order to improve it
(Finance) To show, in accounting, (an item of charge inserted in an account) to be wrong.
To make a silly mistake; blunder:
To clear of contents by forcing air through.
Blunder means to say or do something in a careless or stupid way.
To give way to one's own desires; indulge oneself (in something)
(Obs.) To feed too much; gratify to excess; glut
To pet is to rub, pat or touch something or someone with affection.
To laud the glory of (God, etc.), as in song; glorify; extol
To serve as a reward to or for
To make right; change from wrong to right; remove errors from
Find another word for correcting. In this page you can discover 65 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for correcting, like: redressing, compensating, righting, rectifying, counterbalancing, disciplining, slumping, declining, chastening, castigating and chastising.