Definitions of alter:
- verb: remove the ovaries of
- verb: make an alteration to
Example: "This dress needs to be altered"
- verb: make or become different in some particular way, without permanently losing one's or its former characteristics or essence
- verb: cause to change; make different; cause a transformation
Example: "The advent of the automobile may have altered the growth pattern of the city"
- verb: insert words into texts, often falsifying it thereby
- name: A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #9169)
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