Synonyms and Antonyms of multiply
to bring forth offspring
- Rabbits multiply with proverbial rapidity.
bear, beget, engender, gender, generate, get, have, mother, parent, produce, sire
to make greater in size, amount, or number
- The booming economy multiplied the wealth of investors.
accelerate, add (to), aggrandize, amplify, augment, boost, build up, compound, enlarge, escalate, expand, extend, hype, increase, pump up, raise, supersize, swell, up
boom, jump, skyrocket, spike
bump (up), ratchet (up) also
blow up, dilate, distend, inflate
draw out, elongate, flesh (out), lengthen, prolong, protract, stretch
develop, enhance, heighten, intensify, magnify
beef (up), reinforce (also reenforce), strengthen
accumulate, amass, collect
follow up, parlay
abate, decrease, de-escalate, diminish, downsize, dwindle, lessen, lower, minify, reduce, subtract (from)
to become greater in extent, volume, amount, or number
- With each attempt the problems multiplied.
accelerate, accumulate, appreciate, balloon, boom, build up, burgeon (also bourgeon), climb, enlarge, escalate, expand, gain, increase, mount, mushroom, proliferate, rise, roll up, snowball, spread, swell, wax
jump, rocket, skyrocket, surge
heighten, intensify, redouble
blow up, bulk, distend, inflate, puff (up)
crescendo, crest, peak