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Definition of Magnify


  1. To make great, or greater; to increase the dimensions of; to amplify; to enlarge, either in fact or in appearance; as, the microscope magnifies the object by a thousand diameters.
  2. To increase the importance of; to augment the esteem or respect in which one is held.
  3. To praise highly; to land; to extol.
  4. To exaggerate; as, to magnify a loss or a difficulty.
  5. To have the power of causing objects to appear larger than they really are; to increase the apparent dimensions of objects; as, some lenses magnify but little.
  6. To have effect; to be of importance or significance.
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Magnify Translations

magnify in French is magnifions, magnifier, magnifiez, magnifient
magnify in Spanish is magnificar, agrandar