Synonyms for (verb) amplify

Synonyms: amplify

Definition: increase the volume of

Usage: amplify sound

Similar words: intensify, heighten, deepen, compound

Definition: make more intense, stronger, or more marked

Usage: The efforts were intensified, Her rudeness intensified his dislike for her; Pot smokers claim it heightens their awareness; This event only deepened my convictions


Synonyms: blow up, expand, amplify, inflate

Definition: exaggerate or make bigger

Usage: The charges were inflated

Similar words: increase

Definition: make bigger or more

Usage: The boss finally increased her salary; The university increased the number of students it admitted


Synonyms: magnify, amplify

Definition: increase in size, volume or significance

Usage: Her terror was magnified in her mind

Similar words: enlarge

Definition: become larger or bigger


Synonyms: exaggerate, amplify, magnify, hyperbolise, hyperbolize, overdraw, overstate

Definition: to enlarge beyond bounds or the truth

Usage: tended to romanticize and exaggerate this `gracious Old South' imagery

Similar words: misinform, mislead

Definition: give false or misleading information to