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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Origin of amplify
SYNONYMS FOR amplify
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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Example sentences from the Web for amplify
“Core to what we do at Live Nation is helping amplify voices onstage around the world, and supporting voting is another important way we want to continue making voices heard,” said Michael Rapino, the company’s president and CEO, in a statement.Trump contradicts CDC director on vaccine; Biden says Americans shouldn’t trust Trump|Colby Itkowitz, Felicia Sonmez, John Wagner|September 16, 2020|Washington Post
In removing accounts Tuesday, Twitter pointed to policies specifying, “You can’t artificially amplify or disrupt conversations through the use of multiple accounts.”Pro-Trump youth group enlists teens in secretive campaign likened to a ‘troll farm,’ prompting rebuke by Facebook and Twitter|Isaac Stanley-Becker|September 15, 2020|Washington Post
It will accelerate rapid, perhaps chaotic, urbanization of cities ill-equipped for the burden, testing their capacity to provide basic services and amplifying existing inequities.Climate Change Will Force a New American Migration|by Abrahm Lustgarten, photography by Meridith Kohut|September 15, 2020|ProPublica
Instead, they use it to amplify other projects that help them make money.What’s Oracle? TikTok users react to proposed Oracle deal|Danielle Abril|September 15, 2020|Fortune
Our priority at our events is to amplify the voices that have been silenced by the majority.
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