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Improve vs Gain - What's the difference?

improve | gain |


In transitive terms the difference between improve and gain

is that improve is to make (something) better; to increase the value or productivity (of something) while gain is to reach.

In intransitive terms the difference between improve and gain

is that improve is to become better while gain is to put on weight.

In obsolete terms the difference between improve and gain

is that improve is to disapprove of; to find fault with; to reprove; to censure while gain is straightly; quickly; by the nearest way or means.

As a preposition gain is

against.

As an adjective gain is

straight, direct; near; short.

As an adverb gain is

straightly; quickly; by the nearest way or means.

As a noun gain is

the act of gaining.

Gain vs Received - What's the difference?

gain | received |


As adjectives the difference between gain and received

is that gain is straight, direct; near; short while received is generally accepted as correct or true.

As verbs the difference between gain and received

is that gain is to acquire possession of what one did not have before while received is past tense of receive.

As a preposition gain

is against.

As an adverb gain

is straightly; quickly; by the nearest way or means.

As a noun gain

is the act of gaining.

Nab vs Gain - What's the difference?

nab | gain |


In transitive terms the difference between nab and gain

is that nab is to grab or snatch something while gain is to reach.

As an initialism NAB

is National Australia Bank.

As a preposition gain is

against.

As an adjective gain is

straight, direct; near; short.

As an adverb gain is

straightly; quickly; by the nearest way or means.

Gain vs Carryout - What's the difference?

gain | carryout |


As nouns the difference between gain and carryout

is that gain is the act of gaining or gain can be (architecture) a square or bevelled notch cut out of a girder, binding joist, or other timber which supports a floor beam, so as to receive the end of the floor beam while carryout is (us) food that is intended to be eaten outside the establishment from which it is bought.

As a preposition gain

is (obsolete) against.

As an adjective gain

is (obsolete) straight, direct; near; short.

As an adverb gain

is (obsolete) straightly; quickly; by the nearest way or means.

As a verb gain

is to acquire possession of what one did not have before.

Gain vs Strength - What's the difference?

gain | strength |


In obsolete|lang=en terms the difference between gain and strength

is that gain is (obsolete) straightly; quickly; by the nearest way or means while strength is (obsolete) to give strength to; to strengthen.

As nouns the difference between gain and strength

is that gain is the act of gaining or gain can be (architecture) a square or bevelled notch cut out of a girder, binding joist, or other timber which supports a floor beam, so as to receive the end of the floor beam while strength is the quality or degree of being strong.

As verbs the difference between gain and strength

is that gain is to acquire possession of what one did not have before while strength is (obsolete) to give strength to; to strengthen.

As a preposition gain

is (obsolete) against.

As an adjective gain

is (obsolete) straight, direct; near; short.

As an adverb gain

is (obsolete) straightly; quickly; by the nearest way or means.

Battle vs Gain - What's the difference?

battle | gain |


In obsolete terms the difference between battle and gain

is that battle is the main body, as distinct from the vanguard and rear; battalia while gain is straightly; quickly; by the nearest way or means.

In intransitive terms the difference between battle and gain

is that battle is to join in battle; to contend in fight; as, to battle over theories while gain is to put on weight.

In transitive terms the difference between battle and gain

is that battle is to assail in battle; to fight or struggle while gain is to reach.

As adjectives the difference between battle and gain

is that battle is improving; nutritious; fattening while gain is straight, direct; near; short.

As verbs the difference between battle and gain

is that battle is to nourish; feed while gain is to acquire possession of what one did not have before.

As nouns the difference between battle and gain

is that battle is a general action, fight, or encounter, in which all the divisions of an army are or may be engaged; an engagement; a combat while gain is the act of gaining.

As a proper noun Battle

is {{surname|habitational|from=Middle English}} from places in England that have been sites of a battle.

As a preposition gain is

against.

As an adverb gain is

straightly; quickly; by the nearest way or means.

Accession vs Gain - What's the difference?

accession | gain |


In transitive terms the difference between accession and gain

is that accession is to make a record of (additions to a collection) while gain is to reach.

As a preposition gain is

against.

As an adjective gain is

straight, direct; near; short.

As an adverb gain is

straightly; quickly; by the nearest way or means.

Gain vs Gane - What's the difference?

gain | gane |


In obsolete terms the difference between gain and gane

is that gain is straightly; quickly; by the nearest way or means while gane is to yawn; to gape.

As a preposition gain

is against.

As an adjective gain

is straight, direct; near; short.

As an adverb gain

is straightly; quickly; by the nearest way or means.

As a noun gain

is the act of gaining.

Cane vs Gain - What's the difference?

cane | gain |


As a proper noun cane

is (linguistics).

As a preposition gain is

(obsolete) against.

As an adjective gain is

(obsolete) straight, direct; near; short.

As an adverb gain is

(obsolete) straightly; quickly; by the nearest way or means.

As a noun gain is

the act of gaining or gain can be (architecture) a square or bevelled notch cut out of a girder, binding joist, or other timber which supports a floor beam, so as to receive the end of the floor beam.

As a verb gain is

to acquire possession of what one did not have before.

Succeed vs Gain - What's the difference?

succeed | gain |


As verbs the difference between succeed and gain

is that succeed is to follow in order; to come next after; hence, to take the place of while gain is to acquire possession of what one did not have before.

As a preposition gain is

against.

As an adjective gain is

straight, direct; near; short.

As an adverb gain is

straightly; quickly; by the nearest way or means.

As a noun gain is

the act of gaining.

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