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A more competitive tech industry — the solution offered by antitrust — will simply enlarge the number of elites making these decisions, without solving the fundamental problem.
BREAKING UP BIG TECH CAN’T SAVE AMERICAN DEMOCRACY BY ITSELFJORDAN HOWELLJANUARY 31, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In 1837, the size was enlarged to nine to give patronage-hungry Andrew Jackson two more appointments.
BEYOND COURT PACKING: THE SUPREME COURT HAS ALWAYS BEEN POLITICALJAMES D. ZIRINNOVEMBER 2, 2020TIME
Against Tester’s record of action—which included a successful bill to enlarge the Bob Marshall Wilderness—Rosendale’s lip service came up woefully short.
WANT TO WIN IN MONTANA? IT'S THE ENVIRONMENT, STUPID.ELLIOTT D. WOODSOCTOBER 28, 2020OUTSIDE ONLINE
I should love to enlarge on these things, but a sense of proportion and propriety restrains my pen.
The value and use of guano are now so well understood, that it is scarcely necessary to enlarge on the mode of its application.
ELEMENTS OF AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRYTHOMAS ANDERSON
It is well, however, to enlarge our view as to the age of the earth by such efforts as have just been indicated.
OUTLINES OF THE EARTH'S HISTORYNATHANIEL SOUTHGATE SHALER
Let us enlarge our minds to grasp it, that we may, to some extent at least, conceive its greatness and appreciate its beauties.
GOSPEL PHILOSOPHYJ. H. WARD
Tessa ran back to her pansies; Mrs. Wadsworth had found a theme to enlarge upon for the next half hour.
TESSA WADSWORTH'S DISCIPLINEJENNIE M. DRINKWATER
This day we come to some agreement with Sir R. Ford for his house to be added to the office to enlarge our quarters.
DIARY OF SAMUEL PEPYS, COMPLETESAMUEL PEPYS
Look here; tell her that in view of the delay, it is my judgment that she ought to enlarge the accused on his parole.
A HORSE'S TALEMARK TWAIN
WORDS RELATED TO ENLARGE
- bear down
- dwell on
- insist on
- labor the point
- make a point
- make clear
- make emphatic
- make much of
- play up
- point out
- point up
- put accent on
- rub in
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