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  • verb transitive To make great; to enlarge; to increase; as, to aggrandise our conceptions, authority, distress.
  • verb transitive To make great or greater in power, rank, honour or wealth; applied to persons, countries, etc.
  • verb transitive To make appear great or greater; to exalt.
  • verb intransitive To increase or become great.

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