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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • intransitive v. To become greater or larger: "the chief executives ... saw the combined value of their share options upsize by $36.6 million on the day [the] layoffs were announced” ( The Economist).
  • transitive v. To make greater or larger: "My plan will ... upsize the amount of money Americans get to keep” ( Bob Dole).

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To make larger or more numerous.
  • v. To become larger or more numerous; to change to something larger, such as a house.

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