Term:increase

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OVERVIEW OF NOUN INCREASE

1) addition, increase, gain: a quantity that is added; “there was an addition to property taxes this year”; “they recorded the cattle’s gain in weight over a period of weeks”

2) increase: a change resulting in an increase; “the increase is scheduled for next month

3) increase, increment, growth: a process of becoming larger or longer or more numerous or more important; “the increase in unemployment”; “the growth of population

4) increase, increment: the amount by which something increases; “they proposed an increase of 15 percent in the fare”

5) increase, step-up: the act of increasing something; “he gave me an increase in salary

OVERVIEW OF VERB INCREASE

1) increase: become bigger or greater in amount; “The amount of work increased”

2) increase: make bigger or more; “The boss finally increased her salary”; “The university increased the number of students it admitted”

noun increase has 5 sense(s) (first 5 from tagged texts)


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