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Another word for augment

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Verb
  1. To make or become greater or larger

      1. (Idiomatic) to strengthen or reinforce; to add substance to
      1. To remove hair from a given portion of the body by this method.
      2. To grow or become as specified:
      3. To grow gradually larger, more numerous, etc.; increase in strength, intensity, volume, etc.
      1. To surge up.
      2. (Intransitive) to surge up, or to become stronger or greater
      1. To rise or extend above the surrounding level, as clouds.
      2. To cause (a tone, chord, etc.) to increase in loudness
      3. To increase in volume or become larger as a result of pressure from within; expand; dilate
      1. To glide along without engine power, maintaining or gaining altitude on currents of air
      2. To rise well above the usual or ordinary level or bounds; be elevated
      3. To increase or improve suddenly above the normal or usual level:
      1. To increase or accumulate rapidly and uncontrollably, like a ball of snow rolling down a snow-covered hill
      2. To grow rapidly in significance, importance, or size:
      3. To cause to grow or increase rapidly.
      1. (Idiomatic) To bring a flag to the top of its flag pole.
      2. (Idiomatic) To make something, usually an item of clothing, very quickly.
      3. (Cricket) of a bowler, to run, or walk up to the bowling crease in order to bowl a ball.
      1. To puff up or become larger; swell up:
      2. To increase in volume of sound; become louder, shriller, etc.
      3. To cause to rise:
      1. To increase or spread at a rapid rate:
      2. To multiply rapidly; increase profusely
      3. To cause to grow or increase rapidly.
      1. (Math.) To find the product of by multiplication
      2. To grow in amount, number, or degree:
      3. To increase in number, amount, extent, or degree; specif., to increase by procreation
      1. To set in a raised position:
      2. To set in position for use:
      3. To increase in amount, extent, or intensity:
      1. To make more intense or extreme:
      2. To cause to appear greater, more important, or more extreme than is in fact the case:
      3. To increase or have the power to increase the size or volume of an image or a sound.
      1. To make greater or larger.
      2. To multiply; reproduce.
      3. To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
      1. To cause to grow; raise:
      2. To increase in size and develop toward maturity, as a plant or animal does by assimilating food
      3. To allow (something) to develop or increase by a natural process:
      1. To give added bulk or body to (a substance) by adding another, usually cheaper or inferior, substance
      2. To cause to move at full gallop. Used of a horse.
      3. To be or become long, large, or comprehensive:
      1. (Mathematics) To write (a quantity) as a sum of terms in an extended form.
      2. To become expanded; spread out, unfold, enlarge, etc.
      3. To work out or show the full form of (a contraction, mathematical equation, etc.)
      1. To pass (a transaction or case) on to a higher level in an organizational hierarchy:
      2. To rise on or as on an escalator
      3. To grow or increase rapidly, often to the point of becoming unmanageable, as prices or wages
      1. (Nautical) To get more astern or parallel with the vessel's course; to draw aft; said of the wind.
      2. To increase the capacity of; to expand; to give free scope or greater scope to; also, to dilate, as with joy, affection, etc.
      3. To become larger; increase in size, extent, etc.; expand
      1. To put forth buds, shoots, etc.; sprout
      2. To begin to grow or blossom.
      3. To grow or develop rapidly; expand or proliferate.
      1. To increase or strengthen by adding gradually to:
      2. To establish a basis for; found or ground:
      3. To increase in amount, force, etc.; grow or intensify
      1. To urge others to support; promote
      2. To increase; raise:
      3. (Electricity) To increase the voltage of (a circuit).
      1. To produce amplification of:
      2. To develop more fully, as with details, examples, statistics, etc.
      3. (Electronics) To increase the strength of (an electrical signal) by means of an amplifier
      1. (Intransitive) To increase or become great.
      2. To increase the scope of; extend:
      3. To consider to be or cause to appear greater than is really the case; exaggerate:
    See also:

    increase

Noun
  1. The act of increasing or rising

    See also:

    increase

Another word for augment

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