Übersetzung von “magnify” — Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch


verb uk /ˈmæɡ·nɪ·faɪ/ us /ˈmæɡ·nəˌfɑɪ/ present participle magnifying, past tense and past participle magnified

to make an object look bigger than it is

The cells are first magnified under a microscope.

(Übersetzung von “magnify” aus dem Cambridge Englisch–Spanisch Wörterbuch © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈmӕɡnifai/ (past tense, past participle magnified)

to cause to appear greater

aumentar, ampliar, magnificar
A telescope is a device used to magnify distant objects
The media attention magnified the actor’s troubles.
magnification /-fi-/ noun

the act of magnifying (something).


the power of magnifying

ampliación, aumento
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-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)