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Synonyms for making larger

verb make or grow bigger; increase
  • add to
  • augment
  • boost
  • broaden
  • build
  • develop
  • expand
  • extend
  • grow
  • inflate
  • lengthen
  • magnify
  • multiply
  • swell
  • widen
  • aggrandize
  • amplify
  • bulk
  • diffuse
  • dilate
  • distend
  • elaborate
  • elongate
  • embroider
  • exaggerate
  • expatiate
  • heighten
  • mount
  • pad
  • pyramid
  • rise
  • snowball
  • spread
  • stretch
  • wax
  • beef up
  • blow up
  • give details
  • grow larger
  • jack up
  • jazz up
  • make larger
  • slap on
  • upsurge

Antonyms for making larger

  • abbreviate
  • abridge
  • compress
  • contract
  • cut
  • decrease
  • diminish
  • halt
  • lessen
  • lower
  • narrow
  • reduce
  • restrict
  • shorten
  • shrink
  • stop
  • constrict
  • decline
  • drop
  • fall
  • simplify
  • slump
  • condense
  • curtail
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.