Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Update"

The meaning of "Update" in various phrases and sentences

Q: O que significa giving an update?
A: To inform someone of the current situation or status
Q: O que significa This is a quick update on the program for Friday's conference.?
A: This is some new information about the plans for Friday's conference.

"Quick update" means there is a small change they want you to know about. "Program" could mean "schedule" or a certain activity.
Q: O que significa "Update#2 Finally got to the hotel!!!! The area is beautiful and lively, but more importantly... we almost TACKLED eachother once the hotel room door closed. So... no more updates until tomorrow!"?
A: I read it. I believe they had some "fun" time if you know what I mean.
Q: O que significa over-the-air updates ?

Not knowing the context, I’d say it means there will be updates on a particular situation given on the radio.
Q: O que significa "to need on update"?
A: The sentence sounds a little weird.

Could it be: To need an update.

Meaning more information is needed on the progress of something.

Example sentences using "Update"

Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com update vs actualize .
A: I have literally never used or seen used 'actualize'. I had to look it up to make sure it's a real word in English ;) I would use 'realize', though and I think it's the same thing:

Amazon has realized great profits from selling books.

Update = very common

I need to update my will before I go into the hospital.
Can you update me on the status of that project?
Here's my update. Last week, we did this, and this, and...
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com update.
A: Please update your FB picture.
Grandma should update her clothes.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com update(verb).
A: @Better1writer5: My computer needs to update.

Can we update the fire escape plan? It like 10 years old.

Here is the most recent update on my life.
Q: Mostra-me frases de exemplo com update (noun).
A: Did you get the new update?

Synonyms of "Update" and their differences

Q: Qual é a diferença entre update e upgrade ?
A: Update is a minor change within the same system software or model; Upgrade is a change of version or model, which could be software or hardware. Operating systems have their own updates all the time but if you switch to the latest operating system, then that would be an upgrade.
Q: Qual é a diferença entre update in the project e update on the project ?
A: update in the project = possibly correct, depending on context

update on the project = definitely correct, common, and natural
Q: Qual é a diferença entre update e renew ?
A: update - to change something to its newest version

ex: "I updated the software on my smartphone" or "I updated my bio on twitter"

renew - to make something new again

ex: "I renewed my Amazon prime subscription" or "I am going to renew myself by exercising regularly"

usually renew is used when talking about online subscriptions such as amazon, Netflix, hulu, etc
Q: Qual é a diferença entre update e upgrade ?
A: update means to make something more up to date - it may however not necessarily improve something. "I will update you one your father's health tomorrow". It can also be used these days as a noun - "The update took four hours".
upgrade means to improve something. "I will upgrade your computer with a faster processor". Again, it can also be used as a noun these days - "We had an upgrade from economy class to first class on our flight".
Q: Qual é a diferença entre update e renew ?
A: Updating something means you're adding more information to it, or making the information current. Some examples: you can update a blog, update your resume, and update your profile on a website.
Renewing something means that the thing you're renewing has ended (most likely said to be expired or terminated) in some way, and you're getting a new version of the same thing. Examples: you renew your driver's license, renew a contract, and renew the lease on your apartment.

Translations of "Update"

Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? You can say monthly / yearly update . But how do you say it in half a year? Is it half yearly update?
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? update
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? Could you please update the billing's status? As the details below ,due date will be postpone to 30 days after received the billing.
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? I'm sorry for the update
A: The same way you asked it
Q: Como é que se diz isto em Inglês (EUA)? update your profile
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Other questions about "Update"

Q: could you give me an update? soa natural?
A: Good! You can also say, Can you give me an update
Q: We are looking forward to receiving further update.
soa natural?
A: We are looking forward to receiving further updates.
Q: Thank you for the update, it is greatly appreciated.
soa natural?
A: Yes, that's very natural.
Q: "Thank you for giving me an update?"
Does this sentence sound natural ?
A: そうです。シンプルで敬語らしい感じがあります。
Q: Here is the update on this proposal.

Does this sound natural?
(I received business proposal from a company 1 month ago.
I am writing email to let them know about status report.) soa natural?
A: The grammar is fine. I suggest saying 'the proposal.' If you discuss only one proposal with them, 'the' is better.

In English we use 'this' to talk about one item from a group.

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