Increase synonyms Category: Part of speech:
A linear map from one reference frame to another in which each coordinate is increased or decreased by an independent constant or linear function. A boost corresponds to a shift of the entire coordinate system without any rotation of its axes.
The fact of becoming greater or larger; increase; gain; growth
Progress is moving forwards towards an end goal, or is making things better or more advanced.
A period of business prosperity, industrial expansion, etc.
The amount by which something decreases.
To reduce the length of (a written text); condense:
Of or like an accessory; supplementary To bring down the size, quantity, quality, value or intensity of something; to diminish, to lower, to impair.
To enrich is defined as to improve something or make something better. (Uncountable, biology) The process by which a mature multicellular organism or part of an organism is produced by the addition of new cells.
To raise to a higher moral, cultural, or intellectual level:
A number or other mathematical expression written in an extended form. For example, a 2 + 2 ab + b 2 is the expansion of ( a + b ) 2 .
To increase the intensity of (passion, desire, violence, etc.)
(Chemistry) A decrease in positive valence or an increase in negative valence by the gaining of electrons.
To increase in size and develop toward maturity, as a plant or animal does by assimilating food
To make beneficial additions or changes:
Subtraction is the process used to calculate the difference between two amounts.
An adding of two or more numbers to get a number called the sum
(Law) Supporting the same point as earlier evidence:
A rapidly growing wave of popular sentiment or opinion
To increase, accumulate, or come about as a result of growth:
(Intransitive) To rapidly grow out of proportion or control.
A transaction in a stock market executed at a price above the previous transaction for the same security.
To gather or cause to increase; amass:
To make available and effective to fulfill a particular end or need:
The definition of a decline is a lessening or failing.
To make or become broad or broader.
The result of such a process.
The amassing of physical particles.
An increase in the severity of a disease or in any of its signs or symptoms.
To determine the interest on the principal and on whatever interest has already accrued.
To make more intense or sharp; aggravate (disease, pain, annoyance, etc.)
To pull or raise with a sudden motion; hitch:
To increase in number or spread rapidly.
To grow in loudness or intensity:
To bring forth offspring; reproduce
A dilating or being dilated, as of the pupil of an eye, a blood vessel, or the cervix during childbirth
(Intransitive) To become longer.
To become or cause to become tumescent.
(Grammar) Indicating great size, intensity, or power, as the prefix super– does in supermarket.
Occurring over a series of gradual increments, or small steps.
An artificial or natural addition or improvement to property.
Growth in size, esp. by addition or accumulation
The process of growing into a large amount or heap:
A clumped mass of material formed by agglutination. (Uncountable, mathematics) The process of computing the sum of a number with itself a specified number of times, or any other analogous binary operation that combines other mathematical objects.
A continuous series; a sequence:
Appreciate is when the price of something goes up.
The definition of burgeon means to grow or blossom.
To heighten or intensify the action or effect of
(Mathematics) A set that includes a given and similar set as a subset.
To grow or increase by degrees:
An increase in the size of an organism or part of an organism, usually as a result of an increase in the number of cells. Growth of an organism may stop at maturity, as in the case of humans and other mammals, or it may continue throughout life, as in many plants. In humans, certain body parts, like hair and nails, continue to grow throughout life.
To undergo or cause to undergo hypertrophy
The definition of inflate is to fill an expandable structure with air or gas to make it larger, or to exaggerate something or increase something by a large amount.
(Ecology) To increase rapidly in number, especially beyond the normal range:
To begin or start. Often used with off:
To propagate is to breed plants or animals, to cause something to increase in number, or to spread an idea. To rise, especially rapidly or unusually high.
To rise or fall with steady acceleration.
To improve one's performance suddenly, especially in bettering one's standing in a competition.
Upgrade is defined as to improve, promote or make better. To remove hair at the roots from (a part of the body) by coating the skin with a film of wax that is then pulled away sharply.
To sharpen (a knife, for example); hone.
The use or consumption of a resource, especially a natural resource, faster than it is replenished.
Loss is defined as having something or someone leave or be taken away from you, a feeling of grief when something is gone, or a decline in money.
(Music) To reduce (a perfect or a minor interval) by a half step
To deplete is defined as to diminish or use up the supply of something.
To take away (a part from a whole)
To consider to be or cause to appear greater than is really the case; exaggerate:
To make larger or more powerful; increase.
To increase or strengthen by adding gradually to:
Expand is defined as to increase in size, unfold or spread out. To cause to increase in extent.
To cause to seem or appear larger than is really so; increase the apparent size of, esp. by means of a lens or lenses
(Math.) To find the product of by multiplication
To produce or give rise to:
The act or process of amassing or increasing:
An act of enlarging or the state of being enlarged.
An upward swing or trend.
An upward turn, curve, or trend
The production of offspring or young:
Propagation is the reproduction or spreading of something.
Reproduction is defined as the creation of a copy of something, a copy of something, or the act of sexual intercourse to create an offspring.
The process by which an organism produces others of its kind
An increasing or becoming increased
An increase, as in amount, intensity, etc. (Electronics) The process of taking a parsed tree of an abstract integrated circuit definition in a language such as Verilog and creating a hierarchy of module instances that ends with primitive (atomic) gates and statements.
The state of being swollen.
The act or an instance of merging:
There is typically a correlation between the quantity of goods available and the amount of money in circulation.
The incremental increase in an asset’s value, usually because of inflation. Compare depreciation.
The act by which something is heightened or increased.
The act of becoming deeper.
The definition of an improvement is an increase in value, condition or quality.
To make larger in scope or effect; expand:
To make wider or larger; cause to expand or swell; stretch (Intransitive) To become thicker (in the sense of wider).
(Intransitive) To become deeper
To make an addition to something.
To increase in intensity, extent, or amount:
To make or become sharp or sharper
To improve the quality or condition of
To encourage a response by means of a reinforcer.
To provide a supplement to; add to, esp. so as to make up for a lack or deficiency
To add on or attach, as a smaller thing to a larger; append
To cause to expand, especially from internal pressure; dilate:
To advance (a runner) by hitting a double
(Baseball) To get a three-base hit
To stretch is to move the limbs of your body as far as you can.
To make intense or more intense; increase; strengthen
To make worse or more troublesome: (Bridge, backgammon) To double an opponent's doubling bid.
rev-up (Idiomatic) To increase the speed of an engine, especially that of a stationary motor car
The definition of an enhancement is an add-on or improvement that makes something better.
To join or unite (something) to something else so as to increase the quantity, number, size, etc. or change the total effect To provide (someone) with an advantage, to give an edge to. [from 15th c.]
To make or become four times as much or as many; multiply by four
Reproduce is defined as to make again, recreate or give birth to.
The union of something with a body already existing; association; intimate union; assimilation; as, the incorporation of conquered countries into the Roman republic.
To exaggerate is defined as to stretch the truth or to make something seem bigger than it is. (Slang, intransitive) To relatively quickly become much more fat or rotund. Synonym Study
suggests increase in number, specif. by procreation rabbits multiply rapidly
, a more formal word, generally implies increase by addition, often of something that is already of a considerable size, amount, etc. to augment one's income
specifically implies a making or becoming greater in size, volume, extent, etc. to enlarge a house, a business, etc.
, the general word in this list, means to make or become greater in size, amount, degree, etc. to increase one's weight, one's power, debts, etc.
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