Student Thesaurus

One entry found for magnify.
Entry Word: magnify
Function: verb
Text: 1 to add to the interest of by including made-up details <there's no need to magnify the events of your trip in order to make it seem impressive> -- see EMBROIDER
2 to enhance the status of <his new-found fame as an actor has finally magnified him in the eyes of his perennially doubting family> -- see EXALT
3 to make markedly greater in measure or degree <the movie's sound effects magnify every crash and boom in the action scenes> -- see INTENSIFY
4 to proclaim the glory of <imposing cathedrals that were built to magnify the Lord and to inspire awe in worshippers> -- see PRAISE 1