Click any word in a definition or example to find the entry for that word
to become larger in amount or number
to make something such as a feeling or a quality greater or more extreme
to increase a number, amount, or level
to increase something
to increase something so that it is twice as big, twice as much, or twice as many
to increase by a large amount
to quickly increase to a high level
to increase, especially at a fast rate that causes problems
in an online conversation, repeatedly asking a person questions which suggest that you are interested in what they are talking about, but are actually intended to annoy them
the work that a teacher does when they teach a particular subject, especially to one person or to...
an electric skateboard
A must for anyone with an interest in the changing face of language. The Macmillan Dictionary blog explores English as it is spoken around the world today.
Free thesaurus definition of to increase or to increase something from the Macmillan English Dictionary - a free English dictionary online with thesaurus and with pronunciation from Macmillan Publishers Limited.