"augment" meaning in English

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Noun

IPA: /ˈɔːɡmənt/ [UK], /ˈɑɡmənt/ [US] Audio: en-us-augment.ogg , en-au-augment.ogg , en-GB-augment-verb.ogg , en-GB-augment-noun.ogg Forms: augments [plural]
Etymology: From Middle English augmenten, from Middle French augmenter, from Old French augmenter, from Late Latin augmentare (“to increase”), from Latin augmentum (“an increase, growth”), from augere (“to increase”). Etymology templates: {{root|en|ine-pro|*h₂ewg-}}, {{inh|en|enm|augmenten}} Middle English augmenten, {{der|en|frm|augmenter}} Middle French augmenter, {{der|en|fro|augmenter}} Old French augmenter, {{der|en|LL.|augmentare||to increase}} Late Latin augmentare (“to increase”), {{der|en|la|augmentum||an increase, growth}} Latin augmentum (“an increase, growth”) Head templates: {{en-noun}} augment (plural augments)
  1. (grammar) A grammatical prefix
    (Indo-European languages) In some languages, a prefix *é- (अ- (a-) in Sanskrit, ἐ- (e-) in Greek) indicating a past tense of a verb.
    Categories (topical): Grammar Translations (grammar: prefix indicating past tense of verb): նախահավելված (naxahavelvac) (Armenian), augment [masculine] (Czech), augment [neuter] (Dutch), augmentti (Finnish), augment [masculine] (French), Augment [neuter] (German), Augmentum [neuter] (German), augmento (Ido), augmentas [masculine] (Lithuanian), augment [masculine] (Polish)
    Sense id: en-augment-en-noun-en:Indo_European Categories (other): Terms with Ancient Greek translations, Terms with Interlingua translations, Terms with Mandarin translations Disambiguation of Terms with Ancient Greek translations: 31 21 12 4 6 7 3 11 4 Disambiguation of Terms with Interlingua translations: 19 20 14 4 9 6 3 21 4 Disambiguation of Terms with Mandarin translations: 17 19 13 6 8 8 5 21 5 Topics: grammar, human-sciences, linguistics, sciences Disambiguation of 'grammar: prefix indicating past tense of verb': 45 29 24 3
  2. (grammar) A grammatical prefix
    (Celtic languages) Especially Old Irish, a preverb, usually ro-, used to give a verb a resultative or potential meaning.
    Categories (topical): Grammar
    Sense id: en-augment-en-noun-en:Celtic Categories (other): Terms with Armenian translations, Terms with Bulgarian translations, Terms with Catalan translations, Terms with Czech translations, Terms with Finnish translations, Terms with Interlingua translations, Terms with Korean translations, Terms with Lithuanian translations, Terms with Mandarin translations, Terms with Maori translations, Terms with Norwegian translations, Terms with Ottoman Turkish translations, Terms with Polish translations, Terms with Portuguese translations, Terms with Swedish translations, Terms with Tagalog translations, Terms with Turkish translations Disambiguation of Terms with Armenian translations: 16 33 12 4 7 5 4 15 4 Disambiguation of Terms with Bulgarian translations: 17 32 13 4 7 5 4 15 4 Disambiguation of Terms with Catalan translations: 17 32 12 4 7 5 4 15 4 Disambiguation of Terms with Czech translations: 16 32 12 4 7 5 5 15 5 Disambiguation of Terms with Finnish translations: 18 28 13 4 7 6 4 16 4 Disambiguation of Terms with Interlingua translations: 19 20 14 4 9 6 3 21 4 Disambiguation of Terms with Korean translations: 17 32 12 4 7 5 4 15 4 Disambiguation of Terms with Lithuanian translations: 17 32 13 4 7 5 4 15 4 Disambiguation of Terms with Mandarin translations: 17 19 13 6 8 8 5 21 5 Disambiguation of Terms with Maori translations: 18 28 13 4 7 6 4 16 4 Disambiguation of Terms with Norwegian translations: 17 32 13 4 7 5 4 15 4 Disambiguation of Terms with Ottoman Turkish translations: 14 28 10 5 9 8 6 17 3 Disambiguation of Terms with Polish translations: 15 24 12 8 10 8 4 15 4 Disambiguation of Terms with Portuguese translations: 16 33 12 4 7 5 4 15 4 Disambiguation of Terms with Swedish translations: 17 31 13 3 7 5 3 16 4 Disambiguation of Terms with Tagalog translations: 18 27 13 4 7 6 4 16 4 Disambiguation of Terms with Turkish translations: 17 31 13 3 7 5 3 16 4 Topics: grammar, human-sciences, linguistics, sciences
  3. (grammar) A grammatical prefix
    (Bantu languages) In some languages, an additional vowel prepended to the noun prefix.
    Categories (topical): Grammar
    Sense id: en-augment-en-noun-en:Bantu Categories (other): Terms with Interlingua translations, Terms with Mandarin translations Disambiguation of Terms with Interlingua translations: 19 20 14 4 9 6 3 21 4 Disambiguation of Terms with Mandarin translations: 17 19 13 6 8 8 5 21 5 Topics: grammar, human-sciences, linguistics, sciences
  4. An increase.
    Sense id: en-augment-en-noun-BdBfBnQj
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Derived forms: augmentless Related terms: auction, augmentable, augmentation, august, author, authorize, auxiliary

Verb

IPA: /ɔːɡˈmɛnt/ [UK], /ɑɡˈmɛnt/ [US] Forms: augments [present, singular, third-person], augmenting [participle, present], augmented [participle, past], augmented [past]
Rhymes: -ɛnt Etymology: From Middle English augmenten, from Middle French augmenter, from Old French augmenter, from Late Latin augmentare (“to increase”), from Latin augmentum (“an increase, growth”), from augere (“to increase”). Etymology templates: {{root|en|ine-pro|*h₂ewg-}}, {{inh|en|enm|augmenten}} Middle English augmenten, {{der|en|frm|augmenter}} Middle French augmenter, {{der|en|fro|augmenter}} Old French augmenter, {{der|en|LL.|augmentare||to increase}} Late Latin augmentare (“to increase”), {{der|en|la|augmentum||an increase, growth}} Latin augmentum (“an increase, growth”) Head templates: {{en-verb}} augment (third-person singular simple present augments, present participle augmenting, simple past and past participle augmented)
  1. (transitive) To increase; to make larger or supplement. Tags: transitive Translations (to increase, make larger or supplement): αὐξάνω (auxánō) (Ancient Greek), увеличавам (uveličavam) (Bulgarian), прибавям (pribavjam) (Bulgarian), augmentar (Catalan), rozšířit (Czech), zvětšit (Czech), vergroten (Dutch), verhogen (Dutch), aanvullen (Dutch), lisätä (Finnish), kasvattaa (Finnish), laajentaa (Finnish), augmenter (French), vergrößern (German), erhöhen (German), vermehren (German), augmentar (Ido), aumentare (Italian), crescere (Italian), accrescere (Italian), potenziare (Italian), 増やす (fuyasu) (Japanese), 증가시키다 (jeunggasikida) (Korean), augeo (Latin), accumulō (Latin), padidinti (Lithuanian), whakakaurahi (Maori), whakarawaka (Maori), øke (Norwegian), aumentar (Portuguese), увели́чивать (uvelíčivatʹ) (english: increase/make larger) [imperfective] (Russian), увели́чить (uvelíčitʹ) [perfective] (Russian), дополня́ть (dopolnjátʹ) (english: supplement) [imperfective] (Russian), допо́лнить (dopólnitʹ) [perfective] (Russian), aumentar (Spanish), incrementar (Spanish), öka (Swedish), çoğaltmak (Turkish), artırmak (Turkish)
    Sense id: en-augment-en-verb-x8NJBOYd Disambiguation of 'to increase, make larger or supplement': 48 30 1 19 2
  2. (intransitive, reflexive) To grow; to increase; to become greater. Tags: intransitive, reflexive Translations (to become greater): увеличавам се (uveličavam se) (Bulgarian), augmentar (Catalan), nabýt (Czech), vzrůst (Czech), vyrůst (Czech), verhogen (Dutch), kasvaa (Finnish), laajeta (Finnish), s’accroître (French), s’agrandir (French), wachsen (German), zunehmen (German), aumentarsi (Italian), accrescersi (Italian), 大きくなる (ookiku naru) (Japanese), 増える (fueru) (Japanese), آرتمق (artmak) (Ottoman Turkish), aumentar (Portuguese), увели́чиваться (uvelíčivatʹsja) [imperfective] (Russian), увели́читься (uvelíčitʹsja) [perfective] (Russian), çoğalmak (Turkish), artmak (Turkish)
    Sense id: en-augment-en-verb-QYGxKcIv Disambiguation of 'to become greater': 3 92 1 4 1
  3. (music) To slow the tempo or meter, e.g. for a dramatic or stately passage. Categories (topical): Music Translations (to slow the tempo or meter): забавям (zabavjam) (Bulgarian), augmentar (Catalan), vergroten (Dutch), augmentoida (Finnish), harventaa (Finnish), élargir le mouvement (French)
    Sense id: en-augment-en-verb-FvwtIKCT Topics: entertainment, lifestyle, music Disambiguation of 'to slow the tempo or meter': 2 0 90 7 0
  4. (music) To increase an interval, especially the largest interval in a triad, by a half step (chromatic semitone). Categories (topical): Music Translations (to increase an interval by a half step): augmentar (Catalan), vergroten (Dutch), laajentaa (Finnish), augmenter l’intervalle (French), aggiungere (Italian)
    Sense id: en-augment-en-verb-SRxI2rTN Categories (other): English entries with incorrect language header, Terms with Dutch translations, Terms with French translations, Terms with German translations, Terms with Ido translations, Terms with Interlingua translations, Terms with Italian translations, Terms with Japanese translations, Terms with Latin translations, Terms with Mandarin translations, Terms with Russian translations, Terms with Spanish translations, Terms with Volapük translations Disambiguation of English entries with incorrect language header: 13 12 14 3 11 5 4 32 5 Disambiguation of Terms with Dutch translations: 13 12 13 8 13 9 5 22 5 Disambiguation of Terms with French translations: 12 11 13 8 13 9 6 23 5 Disambiguation of Terms with German translations: 13 12 13 6 12 9 5 24 5 Disambiguation of Terms with Ido translations: 13 11 14 6 12 8 3 28 5 Disambiguation of Terms with Interlingua translations: 19 20 14 4 9 6 3 21 4 Disambiguation of Terms with Italian translations: 12 11 13 7 12 9 4 26 5 Disambiguation of Terms with Japanese translations: 12 11 13 7 12 9 4 26 5 Disambiguation of Terms with Latin translations: 12 11 13 7 12 9 4 26 5 Disambiguation of Terms with Mandarin translations: 17 19 13 6 8 8 5 21 5 Disambiguation of Terms with Russian translations: 12 11 13 7 12 9 4 26 5 Disambiguation of Terms with Spanish translations: 13 11 14 7 13 8 4 25 5 Disambiguation of Terms with Volapük translations: 13 11 14 7 12 9 4 25 5 Topics: entertainment, lifestyle, music Disambiguation of 'to increase an interval by a half step': 23 20 3 52 2
  5. (grammar, transitive) To add an augment to. Tags: transitive Categories (topical): Grammar
    Sense id: en-augment-en-verb-RvVTysJy Topics: grammar, human-sciences, linguistics, sciences
The following are not (yet) sense-disambiguated
Hyponyms: blow up, inflate, maximize, max out, pump up Derived forms: augmentee, augmentive, bioaugment, reaugment

Inflected forms

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        "(transitive) To increase; to make larger or supplement."
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          "roman": "pribavjam",
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        {
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          "code": "ca",
          "lang": "Catalan",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "augmentar"
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        {
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          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
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        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "cs",
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          "code": "nl",
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          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
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          "code": "nl",
          "lang": "Dutch",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "verhogen"
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          "code": "nl",
          "lang": "Dutch",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
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          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
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          "code": "fi",
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          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
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        {
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          "code": "fi",
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          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
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        {
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          "code": "fr",
          "lang": "French",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "augmenter"
        },
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          "code": "de",
          "lang": "German",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "vergrößern"
        },
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          "code": "de",
          "lang": "German",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "erhöhen"
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          "code": "de",
          "lang": "German",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "vermehren"
        },
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          "code": "grc",
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          "roman": "auxánō",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
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          "code": "io",
          "lang": "Ido",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "augmentar"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "it",
          "lang": "Italian",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "aumentare"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "it",
          "lang": "Italian",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "crescere"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "it",
          "lang": "Italian",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "accrescere"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "it",
          "lang": "Italian",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "potenziare"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "ja",
          "lang": "Japanese",
          "roman": "fuyasu",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "増やす"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "ko",
          "lang": "Korean",
          "roman": "jeunggasikida",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "증가시키다"
        },
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          "code": "la",
          "lang": "Latin",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "augeo"
        },
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          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "la",
          "lang": "Latin",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "accumulō"
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        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "lt",
          "lang": "Lithuanian",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "padidinti"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "mi",
          "lang": "Maori",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "whakakaurahi"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "mi",
          "lang": "Maori",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "whakarawaka"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "no",
          "lang": "Norwegian",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "øke"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "pt",
          "lang": "Portuguese",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "aumentar"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "ru",
          "english": "increase/make larger",
          "lang": "Russian",
          "roman": "uvelíčivatʹ",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "tags": [
            "imperfective"
          ],
          "word": "увели́чивать"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "ru",
          "lang": "Russian",
          "roman": "uvelíčitʹ",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "tags": [
            "perfective"
          ],
          "word": "увели́чить"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "ru",
          "english": "supplement",
          "lang": "Russian",
          "roman": "dopolnjátʹ",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "tags": [
            "imperfective"
          ],
          "word": "дополня́ть"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "ru",
          "lang": "Russian",
          "roman": "dopólnitʹ",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "tags": [
            "perfective"
          ],
          "word": "допо́лнить"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "es",
          "lang": "Spanish",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "aumentar"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "es",
          "lang": "Spanish",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "incrementar"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "sv",
          "lang": "Swedish",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "öka"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "tr",
          "lang": "Turkish",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "çoğaltmak"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "48 30 1 19 2",
          "code": "tr",
          "lang": "Turkish",
          "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
          "word": "artırmak"
        }
      ]
    },
    {
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      "glosses": [
        "To grow; to increase; to become greater."
      ],
      "id": "en-augment-en-verb-QYGxKcIv",
      "links": [
        [
          "grow",
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        [
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          "greater"
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      ],
      "raw_glosses": [
        "(intransitive, reflexive) To grow; to increase; to become greater."
      ],
      "tags": [
        "intransitive",
        "reflexive"
      ],
      "translations": [
        {
          "_dis1": "3 92 1 4 1",
          "code": "bg",
          "lang": "Bulgarian",
          "roman": "uveličavam se",
          "sense": "to become greater",
          "word": "увеличавам се"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "3 92 1 4 1",
          "code": "ca",
          "lang": "Catalan",
          "sense": "to become greater",
          "word": "augmentar"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "3 92 1 4 1",
          "code": "cs",
          "lang": "Czech",
          "sense": "to become greater",
          "word": "nabýt"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "3 92 1 4 1",
          "code": "cs",
          "lang": "Czech",
          "sense": "to become greater",
          "word": "vzrůst"
        },
        {
          "_dis1": "3 92 1 4 1",
          "code": "cs",
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          "_dis1": "3 92 1 4 1",
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          "_dis1": "3 92 1 4 1",
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          "lang": "French",
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          "sense": "to become greater",
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        {
          "_dis1": "3 92 1 4 1",
          "code": "de",
          "lang": "German",
          "sense": "to become greater",
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          "_dis1": "3 92 1 4 1",
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          "lang": "Italian",
          "sense": "to become greater",
          "word": "aumentarsi"
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        {
          "_dis1": "3 92 1 4 1",
          "code": "it",
          "lang": "Italian",
          "sense": "to become greater",
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        {
          "_dis1": "3 92 1 4 1",
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          "lang": "Japanese",
          "roman": "ookiku naru",
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        {
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        {
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          "roman": "uvelíčitʹsja",
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        "(music) To increase an interval, especially the largest interval in a triad, by a half step (chromatic semitone)."
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        "music"
      ],
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          "word": "augmentar"
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          "word": "vergroten"
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          "sense": "to increase an interval by a half step",
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          "sense": "to increase an interval by a half step",
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        }
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            "Social sciences",
            "Communication",
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        "To add an augment to."
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        "(grammar, transitive) To add an augment to."
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        "transitive"
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      "ipa": "/ɑɡˈmɛnt/",
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      "_dis1": "0 0 0 0 0",
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      "_dis1": "0 0 0 0 0",
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      "_dis1": "0 0 0 0 0",
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      "word": "largen"
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    {
      "_dis1": "0 0 0 0 0",
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      "code": "bg",
      "lang": "Bulgarian",
      "roman": "uveličavam",
      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "увеличавам"
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    {
      "code": "bg",
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      "roman": "pribavjam",
      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "прибавям"
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      "code": "ca",
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      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "augmentar"
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    {
      "code": "cs",
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      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "rozšířit"
    },
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      "code": "cs",
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      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "zvětšit"
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      "code": "nl",
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      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "vergroten"
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    {
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      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "verhogen"
    },
    {
      "code": "nl",
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      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "aanvullen"
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    {
      "code": "fi",
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      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "lisätä"
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    {
      "code": "fi",
      "lang": "Finnish",
      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "kasvattaa"
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    {
      "code": "fi",
      "lang": "Finnish",
      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "laajentaa"
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    {
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      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "augmenter"
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    {
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      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "vergrößern"
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      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "erhöhen"
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      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "vermehren"
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      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "αὐξάνω"
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      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "augmentar"
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      "word": "aumentare"
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      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "増やす"
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      "code": "ko",
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      "roman": "jeunggasikida",
      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "증가시키다"
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      "word": "augeo"
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      "word": "øke"
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      "word": "увели́чивать"
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      "word": "увели́чить"
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      "tags": [
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      "roman": "dopólnitʹ",
      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
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      "word": "допо́лнить"
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      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "aumentar"
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    {
      "code": "es",
      "lang": "Spanish",
      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "incrementar"
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    {
      "code": "sv",
      "lang": "Swedish",
      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "öka"
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    {
      "code": "tr",
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      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
      "word": "çoğaltmak"
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    {
      "code": "tr",
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      "sense": "to increase, make larger or supplement",
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      "code": "bg",
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      "roman": "uveličavam se",
      "sense": "to become greater",
      "word": "увеличавам се"
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      "sense": "to become greater",
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      "code": "cs",
      "lang": "Czech",
      "sense": "to become greater",
      "word": "nabýt"
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      "code": "cs",
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      "sense": "to become greater",
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      "code": "cs",
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      "sense": "to become greater",
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      "code": "nl",
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      "code": "fi",
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      "sense": "to become greater",
      "word": "kasvaa"
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      "code": "fi",
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      "sense": "to become greater",
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      "code": "fr",
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      "word": "s’accroître"
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      "code": "fr",
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      "sense": "to become greater",
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      "code": "de",
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      "code": "de",
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      "sense": "to become greater",
      "word": "zunehmen"
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      "code": "it",
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      "sense": "to become greater",
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      "code": "it",
      "lang": "Italian",
      "sense": "to become greater",
      "word": "accrescersi"
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      "code": "ja",
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      "roman": "ookiku naru",
      "sense": "to become greater",
      "word": "大きくなる"
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      "code": "ja",
      "lang": "Japanese",
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      "sense": "to become greater",
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      "code": "ota",
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      "sense": "to become greater",
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      "code": "pt",
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      "sense": "to become greater",
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      "code": "tr",
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      "sense": "to become greater",
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      "code": "tr",
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      "sense": "to become greater",
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      "code": "bg",
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      "word": "նախահավելված"
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