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
To reduce the length of (a written text); condense:
Progress is moving forwards towards an end goal, or is making things better or more advanced.
A period of business prosperity, industrial expansion, etc.
(Chemistry) A decrease in positive valence or an increase in negative valence by the gaining of electrons.
The amount by which something decreases.
To increase in size and develop toward maturity, as a plant or animal does by assimilating food
Of or like an accessory; supplementary
To increase the intensity of (passion, desire, violence, etc.)
To make beneficial additions or changes:
(Law) Supporting the same point as earlier evidence:
To add to
To raise to a higher moral, cultural, or intellectual level:
A number or other mathematical expression written in an extended form. For example, a2 + 2 ab + b2 is the expansion of ( a + b )2 .
To increase; grow:
A transaction in a stock market executed at a price above the previous transaction for the same security.
To make available and effective to fulfill a particular end or need:
The definition of a decline is a lessening or failing.
To enrich is defined as to improve something or make something better.
To make or become broad or broader.
Subtraction is the process used to calculate the difference between two amounts.
The result of such a process.
An adding of two or more numbers to get a number called the sum
Tending to accumulate
To increase, accumulate, or come about as a result of growth:
To gather or cause to increase; amass:
(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.
The amassing of physical particles.
An increase in the severity of a disease or in any of its signs or symptoms.
A rapidly growing wave of popular sentiment or opinion
A continuous series; a sequence:
Appreciate is when the price of something goes up.
The definition of burgeon means to grow or blossom.
To determine the interest on the principal and on whatever interest has already accrued.
To add to
To make more intense or sharp; aggravate (disease, pain, annoyance, etc.)
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 pull or raise with a sudden motion; hitch:
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 make or become four times as much or as many; multiply by four
To rise or fall with steady acceleration.
To improve one's performance suddenly, especially in bettering one's standing in a competition.
To become or cause to become tumescent.
Upgrade is defined as to improve, promote or make better.
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 speak or write at greater length or in greater detail; elaborate:
(Obs.) An increase
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:
To rise on or as on an escalator
Expand is defined as to increase in size, unfold or spread out.
To cause to seem or appear larger than is really so; increase the apparent size of, esp. by means of a lens or lenses
To go upward; rise:
(Intransitive) To grow in number.
To increase in number or spread rapidly.
To move upwards.
(Intransitive) To rapidly grow out of proportion or control.
To grow in loudness or intensity:
To bring forth offspring; reproduce
To produce or give rise to:
The act or process of amassing or increasing:
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.
A dilating or being dilated, as of the pupil of an eye, a blood vessel, or the cervix during childbirth
The act of becoming deeper.
The definition of an improvement is an increase in value, condition or quality.
An increase in amount
To make wider or larger; cause to expand or swell; stretch
(Intransitive) To become deeper
(Intransitive) To become longer.
To make an addition to something.
To add to
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 exaggerate is defined as to stretch the truth or to make something seem bigger than it is.
To make worse or more troublesome:
To add to
To add to
The definition of an enhancement is an add-on or improvement that makes something better.
A swollen part or organ.
To join or unite (something) to something else so as to increase the quantity, number, size, etc. or change the total effect
To add to
To add to
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.
- Multiply suggests increase in number, specif. by procreation rabbits multiply rapidly
- Augment , 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
- Enlarge specifically implies a making or becoming greater in size, volume, extent, etc. to enlarge a house, a business, etc.
- Increase , 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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