Increase

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Definitions of "increase"

  • To become greater or larger. verb-intransitive
  • To multiply; reproduce. verb-intransitive
  • To make greater or larger. verb-transitive
  • The act of increasing: a steady increase in temperature. noun
  • The amount or rate by which something is increased: a tax increase of 15 percent. noun
  • Obsolete Reproduction and spread; propagation. noun
  • on the increase Increasing, especially in frequency of occurrence: Crime is on the increase. idiom
  • to become larger. verb
  • To make (a quantity) larger. verb
  • An amount by which a quantity is increased. noun
  • For a quantity, the act or process of becoming larger noun
  • The creation of one or more new stitches; see Increase (knitting). noun
  • Addition or enlargement in size, extent, quantity, number, intensity, value, substance, etc.; augmentation; growth. noun
  • That which is added to the original stock by augmentation or growth; produce; profit; interest. noun
  • Progeny; issue; offspring. noun
  • Generation. noun
  • The period of increasing light, or luminous phase; the waxing; -- said of the moon. noun
  • To become greater or more in size, quantity, number, degree, value, intensity, power, authority, reputation, wealth; to grow; to augment; to advance; -- opposed to decrease. verb-intransitive
  • To multiply by the production of young; to be fertile, fruitful, or prolific. verb-intransitive

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FELIXMYCALL
FELIXMYCALL
2019-03-26

@ntvkenya: Kenyan MPs propose to increase their allowances

ajitsingh777
Ajitsingh777
2019-03-26

@DaaruBaazMehta: @ArvindKejriwal Monthly Savings in Delhi Electricity : 2500 Water : 1,000 School Fees Refund : 5,000 Medicines : 2,50…

CSLmar13
CSLmar13
2019-03-26

@hilarybennmp Remember Mr Benn who put you and your follow remainers in your jobs. the people increase want to leav…

davidcarter810
Davidcarter810
2019-03-26

@NationalCareers: Growth for app developers is set to increase by 3.9% by 2024 creating an extra 11,700 #jobs! #QuestionOfTheDay - What…

daniele_780
Daniele_780
2019-03-26

Europol noted that right-wing extremists arrests on the continent nearly doubled in 2017 over 2016. And in 2018, th…

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Increase

Increase Word Data

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