Synonyms for (verb) magnify

Synonyms: blow up, magnify, enlarge

Definition: make large

Usage: blow up an image

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