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synonyms for enlarging

  • waxing
  • increscent

antonyms for enlarging

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  • shrinking
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How to use enlarging in a sentence

The enlarging the fire-place end of boilers or fire-tubes has led to many forms.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
The number of communicants, at the latest date, was thirty, and the field of labor was rapidly enlarging by immigration.
THE CONDITION, ELEVATION, EMIGRATION, AND DESTINY OF THE COLORED PEOPLE OF THE UNITED STATESMARTIN R. DELANY
It did come; a very moderate and cautious bill, enlarging the area of the franchise in boroughs and counties.
GREAT MEN AND FAMOUS WOMEN. VOL. 4 OF 8VARIOUS
Reading which does not result in enlarging, stimulating, and refining one's nature is but a busy idleness.
SELECT SPEECHES OF DANIEL WEBSTERDANIEL WEBSTER
Briefly, by enlarging his enterprise, Terry threw away the immediate advantage of his personal idealism and charm.
MUSHROOM TOWNOLIVER ONIONS
On his resettlement in England, he employed himself in revising and enlarging his admirable Martyrology.
FOX'S BOOK OF MARTYRSJOHN FOXE
There are two ways of enlarging the size of trout which should be carefully avoided.
ANGLING SKETCHESANDREW LANG
Wave upon wave of races of mankind has flowed over the developing and enlarging West, and each has left its impress on that area.
THE SCANDINAVIAN ELEMENT IN THE UNITED STATESKENDRIC CHARLES BABCOCK
It exercised the intellect and strengthened it, as gymnastics do the body, without enlarging it.
BEACON LIGHTS OF HISTORY, VOLUME VJOHN LORD
They started enlarging the hole to pull me out, until lumps of snow began to fall and I had to yell for mercy.
THE HOME OF THE BLIZZARDDOUGLAS MAWSON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO ENLARGING

  • accretion
  • accruing
  • adding
  • computing
  • counting
  • enlarging
  • expanding
  • increasing
  • reckoning
  • summation
  • summing
  • tabulating
  • totaling
  • toting
  • amplifying
  • animate
  • augmenting
  • budding
  • burgeoning
  • crescent
  • crescive
  • developing
  • enlarging
  • expanding
  • flourishing
  • fructifying
  • germinating
  • living
  • maturing
  • mushrooming
  • pullulating
  • spreading
  • sprouting
  • stretching
  • swelling
  • thriving
  • viable
  • waxing
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.