Synonyms of update in English:


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1‘security measures are continually updated’

modernize, bring up to date, bring into the twenty-first century, renovate, refurbish, recondition, overhaul, re-equip, improve, better, upgrade, streamline, rationalize, reform, revise, correct, amend
North American bring up to code

2‘I'm going to update the Colonel on today's developments’

brief, bring up to date, inform, fill in, advise, notify, apprise, report to, give details to, explain the situation to, give information to, give someone the latest information, refresh, explain the circumstances to, describe the state of affairs to
keep someone informed, keep someone posted, keep someone briefed, keep someone in the picture, keep someone up to date
informal clue in, give a sitrep to, bring up to speed, keep someone up to speed