I. WORDS EXPRESSING ABSTRACT RELATIONS

III. QUANTITY

2. COMPARATIVE QUANTITY; CHANGES IN QUANTITY

Increase.

[Antonyms: decrease.]

[Nouns] increase, augmentation, enlargement, extension; dilatation (expansion) [more]; increment, accretion; accession [more]; development, growth; aggrandizement, aggravation; rise; ascent [more]; exaggeration, exacerbation; spread (dispersion) [more]; flood tide; gain, produce, product, profit.

[Verbs] increase, augment, add to, enlarge; dilate (expand) [more]; grow, wax, get ahead; gain strength; advance; run up, shoot up; rise; ascend [more]; sprout [more].

aggrandize; raise, exalt; deepen, heighten; strengthen; intensify, enhance, magnify, redouble; aggravate, exaggerate; exasperate, exacerbate; add fuel to the flame, oleum addere camino, superadd (add) [more]; spread (disperse) [more].

[Adjectives] increased; on the increase, undiminished; additional (added) [more].

[Adverbs] crescendo.

[Phrases] vires acquirit eundo [Vergil].

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