Translation of "amplify" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈæm·plɪ·faɪ/ us /ˈæm·pləˌfɑɪ/

to make a sound louder using electronic equipment


(Translation of “amplify” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈӕmplifai/ (past tense, past participle amplified)

(formal ) to make larger, especially by adding details to

He declined to amplify his comments.

to make (the sound from a radio, record-player etc) louder by using an amplifier

An acoustic amp is designed to amplify the guitar’s output without any distortion.
amplification /-fi-/ noun

amplificación; desarrollo
the electronic amplification of acoustic instruments.
amplifier noun

(also amp) a piece of equipment for increasing the strength or power-level of electric currents especially so as to increase loudness

He needs a new amplifier for his stereo equipment.

(Translation of “amplify” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)