Definitions of enlarge

  1. To grow larger; to dilate; to expand; to expatiste; to exaggerate. To enlarge the heart, to liberalize its affections.
  2. To make larger; to increase in quantity or dimensions; to extend in limits; to magnify; as, the body is enlarged by nutrition; to enlarge one's house.
  3. To increase the capacity of; to expand; to give free scope or greater scope to; also, to dilate, as with joy, affection, and the like; as, knowledge enlarges the mind.
  4. To set at large or set free.
  5. To increase in quantity; extend in limits or dimensions.
  6. To make larger: to increase in size or quantity: to expand: to amplify or spread out discourse: ( B.) to set at large or free.
  7. To make larger; increase; expand.
  8. To set at liberty.
  9. To grow large or larger; to be further extended; to expand; as, a plant enlarges by growth; an estate enlarges by good management; a volume of air enlarges by rarefaction.
  10. To speak or write at length; to be diffuse in speaking or writing; to expatiate; to dilate.
  11. To get more astern or parallel with the vessel's course; to draw aft; - said of the wind.
  12. To grow large or larger: to be diffuse in speaking or writing: to expatiate.
  13. ( photography) make large; " blow up an image"
  14. add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing; " She elaborated on the main ideas in her dissertation"
  15. become larger or bigger
  16. To increase in size; amplify.
  17. To become large or larger.
  18. To expatiate.
  19. To make larger; to dilate; to expand; to magnify to the eye; to release from restraint; to extend in a discourse.
  20. To extend; to expand; to amplify; to expatiate; to angment; to set free.