verb (used with object), am·pli·fied, am·pli·fy·ing.
verb (used without object), am·pli·fied, am·pli·fy·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM amplifyam·pli·fi·a·ble, adjectiveo·ver·am·pli·fy, verb, o·ver·am·pli·fied, o·ver·am·pli·fy·ing.un·am·pli·fi·a·ble, adjectiveun·am·pli·fied, adjective
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Then you get to the Calcasieu River and that navigation channel—and then to Calcasieu Lake, which is also super shallow—which amplify the surge as they form an artery straight up to Lake Charles.Why is Hurricane Laura so frightening? Two words: storm surge|cleaf2013|August 26, 2020|Fortune
Trauma is captured, packaged, and amplified in seconds, surrounded by the thoughts and agendas of people we may never meet.I wasn’t ready to watch Jacob Blake get shot in the back. Social media didn’t care|Ellen McGirt|August 25, 2020|Fortune
Certain rituals, such as singing and dancing together, are particularly good at amplifying group cohesion and a spirit of generosity.Why do we miss the rituals put on hold by the COVID-19 pandemic?|Sujata Gupta|August 14, 2020|Science News
He says there’s a chance that the background odors of gregarious locusts could interact with 4VA to amplify the aggregation signal.A single molecule may entice normally solitary locusts to form massive swarms|Jonathan Lambert|August 12, 2020|Science News
During a replay of the 2014 Arsenal versus Hull City game, the video had 400,000 YouTube views, three-quarters of which were live views, thanks to the Arsenal football club amplifying the stream.
Actress, activist and African American: Danai Gurira believes in the power of using her voice to amplify African storytellers.
These tools of expression are meant to create and amplify energy.
She was determined—for her voice to be heard, and for it to amplify the voices of women throughout Libya.Libyan Activist Pays Tribute To Slain Spiritual Sister|Anonymous|June 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Computerized trading programs react to trends in the market and then amplify those trends.Let’s All Please Stop Overreacting to Bernanke’s Remarks|Daniel Gross|June 20, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Society doesn't create these disorders, but it can amplify them, and by extension, it can diminish them.
Now, beloved reader, it behoves us to define and distinguish, as well as amplify and expatiate.Flowers of Freethought|George W. Foote
Then Sir Richmond saw fit to amplify his confessions in one particular.The Secret Places of the Heart|H. G. Wells
In the more refined tongues of human speech, we go beyond that code of laws called grammar and amplify them into rhetoric.The Speech of Monkeys|R. L. Garner
Braden's end had come before he had been able to amplify it.The Land of Strong Men|Arthur M. Chisholm
In short, no pains was spared to confirm and amplify all the facts and narratives.Sixty Years in Southern California 1853-1913|Harris Newmark