verb (used with object), en·larged, en·larg·ing.
verb (used without object), en·larged, en·larg·ing.
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To enlarge something is to make it larger or to add to it. How does enlarge differ from increase and augment? Find out on Thesaurus.com.
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A more competitive tech industry — the solution offered by antitrust — will simply enlarge the number of elites making these decisions, without solving the fundamental problem.Breaking up Big Tech can’t save American democracy by itself|Jordan Howell|January 31, 2021|Washington Post
Against Tester’s record of action—which included a successful bill to enlarge the Bob Marshall Wilderness—Rosendale’s lip service came up woefully short.Want to Win in Montana? It's the Environment, Stupid.|Elliott D. Woods|October 28, 2020|Outside Online
The Great Society is a place where every child can find knowledge to enrich his mind and to enlarge his talents.
Find a lonely voice and enlarge its significance—“one expert thinks there are no true human tails.”The Crazy Way Creationists Try To Explain Human Tails Without Evolution|Karl W. Giberson|June 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
There are no elections this year so, so for the moment the government does not need to enlarge its popular base.Venezuela’s Agony: Weak President, Strong Generals, Riots and Cocaine|Marcel Ventura|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
God shall enlarge Japheth, And he shall dwell in the tents of Shem; And Canaan shall be his servant.The Story of Noah's Ark From the Bible’s Book of Genesis|The Daily Beast|March 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Economists should therefore help to enlarge the time horizon, as a contribution to the public good.
I should love to enlarge on these things, but a sense of proportion and propriety restrains my pen.
The value and use of guano are now so well understood, that it is scarcely necessary to enlarge on the mode of its application.Elements of Agricultural Chemistry|Thomas Anderson
It is well, however, to enlarge our view as to the age of the earth by such efforts as have just been indicated.Outlines of the Earth's History|Nathaniel Southgate Shaler
Let us enlarge our minds to grasp it, that we may, to some extent at least, conceive its greatness and appreciate its beauties.Gospel Philosophy|J. H. Ward
Tessa ran back to her pansies; Mrs. Wadsworth had found a theme to enlarge upon for the next half hour.Tessa Wadsworth's Discipline|Jennie M. Drinkwater