Expand is defined as to increase in size, unfold or spread out.
To ride in a balloon
To charge too high a price (to)
To increase or have the power to increase the size or volume of an image or a sound.
(Now rare) To represent or talk about with hyperbole.
To increase or enlarge to an extreme or abnormal degree; overemphasize; intensify
To increase in volume or loudness
To raise or move water, etc. with a pump
To set too high an estimate on or for
Increase is defined as to become bigger or greater.
To become larger; increase in size, extent, etc.; expand
To lift up; raise; elevate.
(Electricity) To increase the voltage of (a circuit).
To increase, enlarge, or intensify:
To increase in amount
To increase in size, quantity, or worth:
To raise in rank, character, or status; elevate:
(Intransitive) To increase or become great.
To fill (oneself or one's stomach, for example) with food.
To be or become deflated:
(Computers) To encode (data) to minimize the space required for storage or transmittal:
To enter into by contract; establish or settle by formal agreement:
To set too low an estimate on or for
To supply what is specified by or required for:
Find another word for inflates. In this page you can discover 33 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for inflates, like: amplifies, expands, balloons, overstates, overcharges, magnifies, hyperbolizes, exaggerates, swells, pumps and overestimates.