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enlarge (v.)

mid-14c., "grow fat, increase" (intrans.); c. 1400, "make larger" (trans.), from Old French enlargier "to widen, increase, make larger," from en- "make, put in" (see en- (1)) + large (see large). Meaning "expand in words, speak at large" is from 1650s. There was a Middle English verb large "to extend, increase, make bigger," but it did not survive. Related: Enlarged; enlarging.

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Definitions of enlarge from WordNet

enlarge (v.)
make larger;
She enlarged the flower beds
enlarge (v.)
make large;
Synonyms: blow up / magnify
enlarge (v.)
become larger or bigger;
enlarge (v.)
add details, as to an account or idea; clarify the meaning of and discourse in a learned way, usually in writing;
Synonyms: elaborate / lucubrate / expatiate / exposit / flesh out / expand / expound / dilate
From wordnet.princeton.edu