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verb [transitive] magnify pronunciation in British English /ˈmæɡnɪfaɪ/
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he/she/itmagnifies
present participlemagnifying
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  1. 1
    to make something appear bigger than it really is
    1. a.
      to make something appear more important, severe, or dangerous than it really is

      They have no need to magnify the importance of their achievements.

unicorn

a start-up … whose value has reached more than one billion US dollars

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crafternoon

an afternoon full of crafts

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