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increase

verb [I or T]
 
 
/ɪnˈkriːs/
to (make something) become larger in amount or size
增大;增加;增强
Incidents of armed robbery have increased over the last few years.
持械抢劫案近几年增多了。
The cost of the project has increased dramatically/significantly since it began.
该项目自开始以来成本就急剧上升。
Gradually increase the temperature to boiling point.
逐步加热至沸点。
Increased/Increasing efforts are being made to end the dispute.
正在尽更大努力来结束这场争端。
→  Compare decrease verb Increasing and intensifying
Translations of “increase”
in Arabic يَزيد…
in Korean 증가하다, 커지다…
in Malaysian meningkat…
in French (s’)accroître…
in Turkish art(ır)mak, çoğal(t)mak…
in Italian aumentare…
in Chinese (Traditional) 增大, 增加, 增強…
in Russian увеличивать(ся)…
in Polish zwiększać (się), wzrastać…
in Vietnamese tăng lên…
in Spanish aumentar…
in Portuguese aumentar…
in Thai เพิ่ม…
in German zunehmen…
in Catalan augmentar…
in Japanese ~が増える, ~を増やす…
in Indonesian meningkatkan…
(Definition of increase verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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