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Definición de “increase” en inglés

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increase

verb [I or T] uk   /ɪnˈkriːs/ us  
B1 to (make something) become larger in amount or size: Incidents of armed robbery have increased over the last few years. The cost of the project has increased dramatically/significantly since it began. Gradually increase the temperature to boiling point. Increased/Increasing efforts are being made to end the dispute.
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increase

noun [C or U] uk   /ˈɪn.kriːs/ us  
B2 a rise in the amount or size of something: price/tax increases There were 39,000 new cases last year - an increase of six percent. Any increase in production would be helpful.on the increase C1 increasing: Homelessness is on the increase in many cities.
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Traducciones de “increase”
en coreano 증가하다, 커지다…
en árabe يَزيد…
en francés (s’)accroître…
en turco art(ır)mak, çoğal(t)mak…
en italiano aumentare…
en chino (tradicionál) 增大, 增加, 增強…
en ruso увеличивать(ся)…
en polaco zwiększać (się), wzrastać…
en español aumentar…
en portugués aumentar…
en alemán zunehmen…
en catalán augmentar…
en japonés ~が増える, ~を増やす…
en chino (simplificado) 增大, 增加, 增强…
(Definition of increase from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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