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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “increase”

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verb [I or T]
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.
→  Compare decrease verb Increasing and intensifying
Translations of “increase”
in Spanish aumentar…
in Arabic يَزيد…
in Korean 증가하다, 커지다…
in Portuguese aumentar…
in French (s’)accroître…
in German zunehmen…
in Catalan augmentar…
in Japanese ~が増える, ~を増やす…
in Russian увеличивать(ся)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 增大, 增加, 增強…
in Italian aumentare…
in Turkish art(ır)mak, çoğal(t)mak…
in Polish zwiększać (się), wzrastać…
(Definition of increase verb from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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