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Amplify vs Aggrandize - What's the difference?

amplify | aggrandize |


In lang=en terms the difference between amplify and aggrandize

is that amplify is to increase the amplitude of something, especially of an electric current while aggrandize is to increase or become great.

As verbs the difference between amplify and aggrandize

is that amplify is to render larger, more extended, or more intense, and the like;—used especially of loudspeakers, telescopes, microscopes, etc while aggrandize is to make great; to enlarge; to increase.

Aggrandize vs Strengthen - What's the difference?

aggrandize | strengthen |


As verbs the difference between aggrandize and strengthen

is that aggrandize is to make great; to enlarge; to increase while strengthen is (lb) to make strong or stronger; to add strength to; to increase the strength of; to fortify; to reinforce.

Aggrandize vs Boast - What's the difference?

aggrandize | boast |


In lang=en terms the difference between aggrandize and boast

is that aggrandize is to increase or become great while boast is to speak of with pride, vanity, or exultation, with a view to self-commendation; to extol.

As verbs the difference between aggrandize and boast

is that aggrandize is to make great; to enlarge; to increase while boast is to brag; to talk loudly in praise of oneself or boast can be (masonry) to dress, as a stone, with a broad chisel.

As a noun boast is

a brag, a loud positive appraisal of oneself.

Accrue vs Aggrandize - What's the difference?

accrue | aggrandize |


In lang=en terms the difference between accrue and aggrandize

is that accrue is to increase, to augment; to come to by way of increase; to arise or spring as a growth or result; to be added as increase, profit, or damage, especially as the produce of money lent while aggrandize is to increase or become great.

As verbs the difference between accrue and aggrandize

is that accrue is to increase, to augment; to come to by way of increase; to arise or spring as a growth or result; to be added as increase, profit, or damage, especially as the produce of money lent while aggrandize is to make great; to enlarge; to increase.

As a noun accrue

is (obsolete) something that accrues; advantage accruing.

Aggrandize vs Allege - What's the difference?

aggrandize | allege | Related terms |

Aggrandize is a related term of allege.


As verbs the difference between aggrandize and allege

is that aggrandize is to make great; to enlarge; to increase while allege is .

Aggrandize vs Heighten - What's the difference?

aggrandize | heighten | Related terms |

Aggrandize is a related term of heighten.


As verbs the difference between aggrandize and heighten

is that aggrandize is to make great; to enlarge; to increase while heighten is to make high; to raise higher; to elevate.

Dignify vs Aggrandize - What's the difference?

dignify | aggrandize | Related terms |

Dignify is a related term of aggrandize.


As verbs the difference between dignify and aggrandize

is that dignify is to invest with dignity or honour while aggrandize is to make great; to enlarge; to increase.

Aggrandize vs Adduce - What's the difference?

aggrandize | adduce | Related terms |

Aggrandize is a related term of adduce.


In lang=en terms the difference between aggrandize and adduce

is that aggrandize is to increase or become great while adduce is to bring forward or offer, as an argument, passage, or consideration which bears on a statement or case; to cite; to allege.

As verbs the difference between aggrandize and adduce

is that aggrandize is to make great; to enlarge; to increase while adduce is to bring forward or offer, as an argument, passage, or consideration which bears on a statement or case; to cite; to allege.

Aggrandize vs Accelerate - What's the difference?

aggrandize | accelerate | Related terms |

Aggrandize is a related term of accelerate.


As verbs the difference between aggrandize and accelerate

is that aggrandize is to make great; to enlarge; to increase while accelerate is (label) to cause to move faster; to quicken the motion of; to add to the speed of.

As an adjective accelerate is

(rare) accelerated; quickened; hastened; hurried.

Elevate vs Aggrandize - What's the difference?

elevate | aggrandize | Related terms |

Elevate is a related term of aggrandize.


In lang=en terms the difference between elevate and aggrandize

is that elevate is to increase the intensity of something, especially that of sound while aggrandize is to increase or become great.

As verbs the difference between elevate and aggrandize

is that elevate is to raise (something) to a higher position; to lift while aggrandize is to make great; to enlarge; to increase.

As an adjective elevate

is (obsolete) elevated; raised aloft.

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