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increase

noun (n)

  • a quantity that is added (noun.quantity)
    Synonym: addition, gain
    source: wordnet30
  • a change resulting in an increase (noun.event)
    Example:
    The increase is scheduled for next month.
    source: wordnet30
  • a process of becoming larger or longer or more numerous or more important (noun.process)
    Synonym: growth, increment
    Example:
    The increase in unemployment.
    source: wordnet30
  • the amount by which something increases (noun.attribute)
    Example:
    They proposed an increase of 15 percent in the fare.
    source: wordnet30
  • the act of increasing something (noun.act)
    Example:
    He gave me an increase in salary.
    source: wordnet30
  • Addition or enlargement in size, extent, quantity, number, intensity, value, substance, etc.; augmentation; growth. (noun)
    source: webster1913

verb (v)

  • become bigger or greater in amount (verb.change)
    Example:
    The amount of work increased.
    source: wordnet30
  • make bigger or more (verb.change)
    Antonym: decrease, lessen, minify
    Example:
    The boss finally increased her salary.
    The university increased the number of students it admitted.
    source: wordnet30
  • 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)
    source: webster1913
  • To augment or make greater in bulk, quantity, extent, value, or amount, etc.; to add to; to extend; to lengthen; to enhance; to aggravate; as, to increase one's possessions, influence. (verb)
    source: webster1913

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