Expansion

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Expansion->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ expansion
expansion
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ increase
increase
&c. 35
of size
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ enlargement
enlargement
extension
augmentation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ amplification
amplification
ampliation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ aggrandizement
aggrandizement
spread
increment
growth
development
pullulation
swell
dilation
rarefaction
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ turgescence
turgescence
turgidness
turgidity
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ dispansion|
dispansion|
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ obesity
obesity
&c.(size) 192
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ hydrocephalus
hydrocephalus
hydrophthalmus
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ dropsy
dropsy
tumefaction
intumescence
swelling
tumor
diastole
distension
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ puffing
puffing
puffiness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ inflation
inflation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ pandiculation
pandiculation
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ dilatability
dilatability
expansibility
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ germination
germination
growth
upgrowth
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ accretion
accretion
&c. 35
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ budding
budding
gemmation
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ overgrowth
overgrowth
overdistension
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ hypertrophy
hypertrophy
tympany
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ bulb
bulb
&c.(convexity) 250
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ plumper
plumper
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ superiority of size
superiority of size
PARAG:Expansion->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ become larger
become larger
&c.(large &c. 192) ???
expand
widen
enlarge
extend
grow
increase
incrassate
swell
gather
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ fill out
fill out
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ deploy
deploy
take open order
dilate
stretch
spread
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ mantle
mantle
wax
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ grow up
grow up
spring up
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ bud
bud
bourgeon
shoot
sprout
germinate
put forth
vegetate
pullulate
open
burst forth
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ gain flesh
gain flesh
gather flesh
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ outgrow
outgrow
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ spread like wildfire
spread like wildfire
overrun
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ be larger than
be larger than
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ surpass
surpass
&c.(be superior) 33
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ render larger
render larger
&c.(large &c. 192) ???
expand
spread
extend
aggrandize
distend
develop
amplify
spread out
widen
magnify
rarefy
inflate
puff
blow up
stuff
pad
cram
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ exaggerate
exaggerate
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ fatten
fatten
PARAG:Expansion->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ expanded
expanded
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ larger
larger
&c.(large &c. 192) ???
swollen
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ expansive
expansive
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ wide open
wide open
wide spread
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ flabelliform
flabelliform
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ overgrown
overgrown
exaggerated
bloated
fat
turgid
tumid
hypertrophied
dropsical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ pot bellied
pot bellied
swag bellied|
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ oedematous
oedematous
obese
puffy
pursy
blowzy
bigswoln
distended
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ patulous
patulous
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ bulbous
bulbous
&c.(convex) 250
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ full blown
full blown
full grown
full formed
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ big
big
&c. 192
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ abdominous
abdominous
enchymatous
rhipidate
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ tumefacient
tumefacient
tumefying

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