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magnifying

verb
present participle of magnify

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1 to add to the interest of by including made-up details
  • there's no need to magnify the events of your trip in order to make it seem impressive

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2 to assign a high status or value to
  • his newfound fame as an actor has finally magnified him in the eyes of his perennially doubting family

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“Magnifying.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/magnifying. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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