What is another word for expand?

612 synonyms found


[ ɛkspˈand], [ ɛkspˈand], [ ɛ_k_s_p_ˈa_n_d]

Synonyms for Expand:

expand (verb) extend (verb) increase (verb) bloom blow up bulge eastern poison oak exaggerate extend fill out
  • swell out.
increase Other synonyms: open up prosper spread out unfold

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Rhymes for Expand:

  1. gland, banned, fanned, sand, strand, hand, grand, tanned, bland, manned, stand, land, canned, rand, planned, and, band, brand, scanned;
  2. unmanned, demand, unplanned, disband, remand, command, offhand, firsthand, withstand;
  3. understand;
  4. misunderstand;

Quotes for Expand:

  1. We should be therefore supporting a larger Europe, and in so doing we should strive to expand the zone of peace and prosperity in the world which is the necessary foundation for a stable international system in which our leadership could be fruitfully exercised. Zbigniew Brzezinski.
  2. The U. N. Population Fund has a maternal health program in some Cameroon hospitals, but it doesn't operate in this region. It's difficult to expand because President Bush has cut funding. Nicholas D. Kristof.
  3. A good idea for lyrics and a melody to expand on. Gordon Waller.

Idioms of Expand:

  1. expand ( up) on sth;
  2. expand sth into sth;
  3. broaden/ expand/ widen sb's horizons;