enlarged


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Related to enlarged: enlarged heart, Enlarged spleen, Enlarged liver, Enlarged lymph nodes

en·large

 (ĕn-lärj′)
v. en·larged, en·larg·ing, en·larg·es
v.tr.
1. To make larger in size.
2. To make larger in scope or effect; expand: enlarge our understanding of comets. See Synonyms at increase.
v.intr.
1. To become larger; grow or swell.
2. To speak or write at greater length or in greater detail; elaborate: enlarged upon the plan.

[Middle English enlargen, from Old French enlargier : en-, causative pref.; see en-1 + large, large; see large.]

en·larg′er n.

enlarged

(ɪnˈlɑːdʒd)
adj
1. made larger in size
2. (Medicine) med having become unhealthily large through disease. See also enlarged prostate
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.enlarged - (of an organ or body part) excessively enlarged as a result of increased size in the constituent cells; "hypertrophied myocardial fibers"
2.enlarged - as of a photograph; made larger; "the enlarged photograph revealed many details"
big, large - above average in size or number or quantity or magnitude or extent; "a large city"; "set out for the big city"; "a large sum"; "a big (or large) barn"; "a large family"; "big businesses"; "a big expenditure"; "a large number of newspapers"; "a big group of scientists"; "large areas of the world"
3.enlarged - larger than normal; "enlarged joints"
unhealthy - not in or exhibiting good health in body or mind; "unhealthy ulcers"
4.enlarged - enlarged to an abnormal degreeenlarged - enlarged to an abnormal degree; "thick lenses exaggerated the size of her eyes"
increased - made greater in size or amount or degree
Translations

enlarged

[ɪnˈlɑːdʒd] ADJ [edition] → aumentado (Med) [organ, gland] → hipertrofiado

enlarged

[ɪnˈlɑːrdʒd] adj
[edition] → augmenté(e)
(MEDICINE) [organ, gland] → anormalement gros(se), hypertrophié(e) enlarged prostateenlarged prostate nhypertrophie f de la prostate

enlarged

adjvergrößert; organ, pore also, communityerweitert; an enlarged forceverstärkte Truppen pl; an enlarged print (Phot) → eine Vergrößerung; enlarged editionerweiterte Ausgabe

enlarged

[ɪnˈlɑːdʒd] adj (edition) → ampliato/a (Med) (organ, gland) → ingrossato/a; (pores) → dilatato/a

enlarged

pp. dilatado, agrandado, aumentado;
___ liverhígado agrandado;
___ prostatepróstata aumentada.
References in classic literature ?
In short, on an enlarged view of the business, the carpenter's terms appeared so ridiculously easy that Mr.
Two or three individuals hinted that the man of skill, during his Indian captivity, had enlarged his medical attainments by joining in the incantations of the savage priests, who were universally acknowledged to be powerful enchanters, often performing seemingly miraculous cures by their skill in the black art.
I enlarged my circle, and went on pawing and raking.
Sometimes he copied on paper the involved and delicate pattern left by the ball of the finger, and then vastly enlarged it with a pantograph so that he could examine its web of curving lines with ease and convenience.
Brocklehurst, who, from his wealth and family connections, could not be overlooked, still retained the post of treasurer; but he was aided in the discharge of his duties by gentlemen of rather more enlarged and sympathising minds: his office of inspector, too, was shared by those who knew how to combine reason with strictness, comfort with economy, compassion with uprightness.
The sweet scents of the summer night rose all around him, and rose, as the rain falls, impartially, on the dusty, ragged, and toil-worn group at the fountain not far away; to whom the mender of roads, with the aid of the blue cap without which he was nothing, still enlarged upon his man like a spectre, as long as they could bear it.
I told her I was going to be apprenticed to Joe, I believed; and I enlarged upon my knowing nothing and wanting to know everything, in the hope that she might offer some help towards that desirable end.
And in consequence of this, the party on the high-screened seats in the kitchen was more numerous than usual; several personages, who would otherwise have been admitted into the parlour and enlarged the opportunity of hectoring and condescension for their betters, being content this evening to vary their enjoyment by taking their spirits-and-water where they could themselves hector and condescend in company that called for beer.
It is true, that of the golden and pearl-studded clasps, which closed her vest from the throat to the waist, the three uppermost were left unfastened on account of the heat, which something enlarged the prospect to which we allude.
Arrow and the captain were to sleep on deck in the companion, which had been enlarged on each side till you might almost have called it a round-house.
This speech was immediately published throughout the kingdom; nor did any thing terrify the people so much as those encomiums on his majesty's mercy; because it was observed, that the more these praises were enlarged and insisted on, the more inhuman was the punishment, and the sufferer more innocent.
It was attended by delegates from only five of the central States, who, on comparing their restricted powers with the glaring and universally acknowledged defects of the Confederation, reported only a recommendation for the assemblage of another convention of delegates to meet at Philadelphia, in May, 1787, from all the States, and with enlarged powers.