augmented

adjective
aug·​ment·​ed | \ ȯg-ˈmen-təd \

Definition of augmented

1 : made greater, larger, or more complete augmented capabilities …creating a smart city is a matter of scale and augmented connectivity.— Roger K. Lewis — see also augmented reality
2 of a musical interval : made one half step greater than major or perfect an augmented fifth

First Known Use of augmented

15th century , in the meaning defined at sense 1

History and Etymology for augmented

see augment entry 1

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about augmented

Statistics for augmented

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for augmented

The first known use of augmented was in the 15th century

See more words from the same century

Keep scrolling for more

More from Merriam-Webster on augmented

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with augmented

Nglish: Translation of augmented for Spanish Speakers

Britannica English: Translation of augmented for Arabic Speakers

Comments on augmented

What made you want to look up augmented? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

tremendous in size, volume, or degree

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Homophone Quiz

  • three-bears-two-of-them-look-like-theyre-whispering-to-a-third-bear-who-looks-chuffed-to-be-the-center-of-attention
  • In order to judge how people felt, the senator's office hired a firm to take a ______.
Name That Thing

Test your visual vocabulary with our 10-question challenge!

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!