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  • v. Simple past tense and past participle of amplify.


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  • He who reads these lines enjoys for a moment the powers of a poet; he feels what he remembers to have felt before, but he feels it with great increase of sensibility; he recognises a familiar image, but meets it again amplified and expanded, embellished with beauty and enlarged with majesty. —

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  • My mammalbrain amplified your point about not trusting the outside world's sources with respect to security ...

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  • Post script: Humberto amplified from a tropical storm into a strong Cat.

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  • The only thing not allowed to be amplified is explicit hate speech.

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  • Theron’s role is actually amplified from the novel, establishing a richer backstory and providing context to the journey the father and boy eventually undertake.

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  • Lately, he has been dabbling in pop music of the Andrea ­Bocelli variety, which is to say amplified, synthesizer-backed sentimental ballads.

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  • However, broad press coverage of this recall amplified consumers 'fears and negatively impacted consumer demand for all peanut butter products during the first quarter.


  • With that call amplified, he argued, Bolt will be more likely to come.

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  • The idea is that you can "read, watch, and listen to an e-book at the the same time," in the parlance of Penguin's marketing materials in support of their "amplified" e-books, which have included classics and backlist bestsellers, such as Ken Follett's "The Pillars of the Earth."

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  • TV RECEPTION WOES, PT III: No idea if the antenna is "amplified" but I do know the TV doesn't work without it.

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