Etymology
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aggrandizement (n.)

1650s, "a greatening, enlarging, advancement," usually not in a physical sense, from French agrandissement, formerly also aggrandissement, noun of action from agrandir "to augment" (see aggrandize).

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Definitions of aggrandizement

aggrandizement (n.)
the act of increasing the wealth or prestige or power or scope of something;
the aggrandizement of the king
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