What is the opposite of degrade?

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Opposite of to reduce to dishonour or disgrace
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Opposite of to corrupt, or to prove harmful or destructive to
“These changes should improve the structure of your program and better support changes down the road.”
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Opposite of to go into decline
“The results of your blood tests show that your health is starting to improve.”
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Opposite of to taint, contaminate or lower in quality
“The machine uses natural processes of plants and algae to purify wastewater.”
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Opposite of to cause damage to
“Efforts are made at present to restore the old and dilapidated building.”
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Opposite of to decrease in intensity
“The addition of some salt and pepper will really help to accentuate the already fine flavor of this dish.”
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Opposite of to destroy, weaken or work against
“The increasingly alienating events in the years and decades to follow did nothing but strengthen their cause.”
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Opposite of to remove or deny human qualities, characteristics, or attributes
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Opposite of to stop operating
“You will need some batteries to get that little engine to work.”
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