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Polish translation of “increase”

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increase

verb [I, T]
 
 
/ɪnˈkriːs/
B1 to get bigger or to make something bigger in size or amount
zwiększać (się), wzrastać
Eating fatty food increases the risk of heart disease. Exports of computers have increased by 15% since January. increased demand/competition →  Opposite decrease Increasing and intensifying
Translations of “increase”
in Korean 증가하다, 커지다…
in Arabic يَزيد…
in French (s’)accroître…
in Italian aumentare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 增大, 增加, 增強…
in Russian увеличивать(ся)…
in Turkish art(ır)mak, çoğal(t)mak…
in Spanish aumentar…
in Portuguese aumentar…
in German zunehmen…
in Catalan augmentar…
in Japanese ~が増える, ~を増やす…
in Chinese (Simplified) 增大, 增加, 增强…
(Definition of increase verb from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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