Part of speech:
To cause to seem or appear larger than is really so; increase the apparent size of, esp. by means of a lens or lenses
Expand is defined as to increase in size, unfold or spread out.
To establish a basis for; found or ground:
The definition of burgeon means to grow or blossom.
To increase in intensity, extent, or amount:
To work hard; exert oneself to get or do something; strive
To offer reasons for the actions, beliefs, or remarks of (oneself).
To cover with a layer:
To increase in size or volume as a result of internal pressure; expand.
To cause to become greater in size, amount, degree, etc.; add to; augment
To allow (something) to develop or increase by a natural process:
(Gram.) Increasing the force of an idea expressed by a word or denoting increased size, intensity, etc.
In a version or form that has been improved or made better than some other standard form.
Elaborate is defined as to add details to something.
The definition of lucubrate is to write or study very hard or to write in an intelligent and learned manner.
To speak or write in great detail; elaborate or enlarge (on or upon)
To explain or interpret; clarify
To make wider or larger; cause to expand or swell; stretch
Becoming turgid or swollen; swelling
Swollen or distended, as from a fluid; bloated:
Increase by addition
A thing that augments; addition; increase
The definition of an enhancement is an add-on or improvement that makes something better.
A development or full treatment, as of a topic
A swollen organ or body part.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
A swollen part or organ.
The definition of add means to join or bring together for the purpose of increasing in number or importance or to change the effect.
To urge others to support; promote
To make or become broad or broader.
To acquire something usually over a period of time.
(Intransitive) To be raised up; to grow larger.
To confer nobility upon:
Exacerbate is defined as to make worse or more severe.
To consider, represent, or cause to appear as larger, more important, or more extreme than is actually the case; overstate:
To undergo or cause to undergo hypertrophy
To blow full or swell out as with air or gas; distend; expand; dilate
To bubble up, especially from the effect of heating.
To express at greater length or in greater detail
(Intransitive) To grow in number.
To use a reamer on (a pipe bowl)
To extend one's muscles or limbs, as after prolonged sitting or on awakening.
To swell or cause to swell.
To make (a quantity) smaller.
The definition of lessen is to diminish or to cause something to be diminished or reduced.
To reduce the degree, intensity, strength, etc., of
To lessen, as in amount, worth, etc.
(Music) To reduce (a perfect or a minor interval) by a half step
To cause (a gas or vapor) to change to a liquid.
To press together; make more compact by or as by pressure
To reduce the length of (a written text); condense:
(Chemistry) To decrease the valence of an atom by adding electrons.
To rise or fly high into the air
To go upward; rise:
To increase in number or spread rapidly.
To increase in intensity, force, or speed:
(Intransitive) To rapidly grow out of proportion or control.
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