1. improvement the act of making something better
  2. complement something added to embellish or make perfect
  3. compromise an accommodation in which both sides make concessions
  4. implement a piece of equipment or a tool used for a specific purpose
  5. self-improvement the act of improving yourself
  6. compos mentis of sound mind, memory, and understanding
  7. implementation the act of providing a means for accomplishing something
  8. improvident not supplying something useful for the future
  9. department store a large retail store organized into departments offering a variety of merchandise; commonly part of a retail chain
  10. reimbursement compensation paid for damages or money already spent
  11. implemented forced or compelled or put in force
  12. bereavement state of sorrow over the death or departure of a loved one
  13. impromptu with little or no preparation or forethought
  14. improvidently in an improvident manner
  15. compliments a polite expression of desire for someone's welfare
  16. impressment the act of coercing someone into government service
  17. nonrapid eye movement sleep a recurring sleep state during which rapid eye movements do not occur and dreaming does not occur; accounts for about 75% of normal sleep time
  18. improvisation a performance given without planning or preparation
  19. improvidence a lack of prudence, care, or foresight
  20. bowel movement a euphemism for defecation