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aggrandise (v.)

chiefly British English spelling of aggrandize (q.v.); for suffix, see -ize. Related: Aggrandised; aggrandising.

updated on November 27, 2016

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Definitions of aggrandise from WordNet

aggrandise (v.)
add details to;
Synonyms: embroider / pad / lard / embellish / aggrandize / blow up / dramatize / dramatise
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