Übersetzung von “magnify” — Englisch–Französisch Wörterbuch


verb transitivemagnify /ˈmægnəˌfaɪ/ ( magnifies, magnified )
=enlarge; to make appear bigger using a special lens

a bacteria magnified 200 times
une bactérie grossie 200 fois
to make more intense

Her illness magnified her sense of depression.
Sa maladie amplifiait son sentiment de dépression.

(Übersetzung von “magnify” aus dem GLOBAL English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)


verb /ˈmӕɡnifai/

to cause to appear greater

grossir, exagérer
A telescope is a device used to magnify distant objects
The media attention magnifed the actor’s troubles.
magnification /-fi-/ noun

the act of magnifying (something).


the power of magnifying

the magnification of a pair of binoculars.

the extent to which something (eg a photograph) has been magnified

The magnification is ten times (10 ).
magnifying glass noun

a piece of glass with curved surfaces that makes an object looked at through it appear larger

This print is so small that I need a magnifying-glass to read it.

(Übersetzung von “magnify” aus dem PASSWORD English-French Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)