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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ALTERNATIVE FORMS
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English - Alternative Forms

* encrease

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY
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English - Etymology

From Middle English, from Anglo-Norman _encreistre_, from Old French, from Latin _increscere_ (“increase”), present active infinitive of _increscō_, from _in_ (“in, on”) + _crescō_ (“grow”).

From Middle English, from Anglo-Norman encreistre, from Old French, from Latin increscere (increase), present active infinitive of increscō, from in (in, on) + crescō (grow).

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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* (verb): enPR: ĭnkrēs’, IPA(key): /ɪnˈkriːs/ * (noun): enPR: ĭn'krēs, IPA(key): /ˈɪnkriːs/ * Rhymes: -iːs * Hyphenation: in‧crease

  • (verb): enPR: ĭnkrēs’, IPA(key): /ɪnˈkriːs/
  • (noun): enPR: ĭn'krēs, IPA(key): /ˈɪnkriːs/
  • Rhymes: -iːs
  • Hyphenation: in‧crease

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - VERB
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INCREASE (_third-person singular simple present_ INCREASES, _present participle_ INCREASING, _simple past and past participle_ INCREASED) * (intransitive, of a quantity) To become larger. * Bible, Genesis vii. 17 The waters INCREASED and bare up the ark. * Shakespeare The heavens forbid / But that our loves and comforts should INCREASE, / Even as our days do grow! * (transitive) To make (a quantity) larger. * To multiply by the production of young; to be fertile, fruitful, or prolific. * Sir M. Hale Fishes are more numerous of INCREASING than beasts or birds, as appears by their numerous spawn. * (astronomy) To become more nearly full; to show more of the surface; to wax. _The Moon INCREASES._ SYNONYMS * (become larger): go up, grow, rise, soar (rapidly), shoot up (rapidly) * (make larger): increment, raise, (informal) up ANTONYMS * (become larger): decrease, drop, fall, go down, plummet (rapidly), plunge (rapidly), reduce, shrink, sink * (make larger): cut, decrease, decrement, lower, reduce DERIVED TERMS * increasable TRANSLATIONS

increase (third-person singular simple present increases, present participle increasing, simple past and past participle increased)

  1. (intransitive, of a quantity) To become larger.
  2. (transitive) To make (a quantity) larger.
  3. To multiply by the production of young; to be fertile, fruitful, or prolific.
  4. (astronomy) To become more nearly full; to show more of the surface; to wax.
    The Moon increases.

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - NOUN
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INCREASE (_plural_ INCREASES) * An amount by which a quantity is increased. * For a quantity, the act or process of becoming larger * (knitting) The creation of one or more new stitches; see Increase (knitting). SYNONYMS * (amount by which a quantity is increased): gain, increment, (US, said of pay) raise, rise ANTONYMS * (amount by which a quantity is increased): cut, decrease, decrement, drop, fall, loss, lowering, reduction, shrinkage TRANSLATIONS

increase (plural increases)

  1. An amount by which a quantity is increased.
  2. For a quantity, the act or process of becoming larger
  3. (knitting) The creation of one or more new stitches; see Increase (knitting).

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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - EXTERNAL LINKS
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* increase in _Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary_, G. & C. Merriam, 1913 * increase in _The Century Dictionary_, The Century Co., New York, 1911 * increase at _OneLook Dictionary Search_


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