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Synonyms for expansion

noun growth
  • development
  • enlargement
  • extension
  • increase
  • inflation
  • spread
  • amplification
  • augmentation
  • breadth
  • diffusion
  • dilation
  • distance
  • distension
  • evolution
  • expanse
  • magnification
  • maturation
  • multiplication
  • space
  • stretch
  • swelling
  • unfolding
  • opening out
  • unfurling

Antonyms for expansion

  • abridgment
  • compression
  • decrease
  • reduction
  • shrinkage
  • lessening
  • stagnation
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to expansion

addition

noun. something conjoined to or enlargement of something

amplification

noun. increase in size or effect
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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