amplify definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • to help make bigger or maybe more effective; enhance.
    • To add to, as by pictures; make complete.
    • To exaggerate.
    • to make amplification of: amplify an electrical sign.
    • To render larger, more extended, or maybe more intense, and the like; -- utilized specifically of telescopes, microscopes, etc.
    • To enlarge by addition or conversation; to deal with copiously by adding particulars, pictures, etc.; to grow; to produce most of.
  • verb-intransitive:
    • to create or discourse at length; expatiate: allow me to amplify so that you will understand the overall issue.
    • to be bigger.
    • To speak mainly or copiously; is diffuse in debate or information; to dilate; to expatiate; -- frequently with on or upon.
  • verb:
    • To make larger, more extended, or more intense, and the like;—used specially of loudspeakers, telescopes, microscopes, etc.
    • To expand by inclusion or conversation; to treat copiously by adding particulars, illustrations, etc.; to grow; in order to make most of.
    • To increase the amplitude of something, especially of an electric current.
    • rise in dimensions, volume or relevance
    • to expand beyond bounds and/or truth
    • exaggerate or make bigger
    • increase the level of
  • others:
    • In order to make large or bigger in amount, level, capability, quantity, relevance, etc.; expand or make even more ample.
    • To expand in stating or explaining; treat copiously, in order to contained in every standpoint plus in the strongest lights.
    • Synonyms To expand, develop, extend, dilate, magnify.
    • . To grow or become ample or higher sufficient.
    • To discourse more at length; talk mostly or copiously; be diffuse in argument or information; expatiate; dilate: frequently with on or upon before an object: because, to amplify on the a number of subjects of discourse.

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