Synonyms for augmentation:

Sense 1

aggrandizement, impulse, production.

Sense 2

upswing, rise, upturn, escalation, profit, contribution.

Sense 3

buildup, continuation, proliferation.

Other synonyms and related words:

boost, upturn, escalation, contribution, buildup, accession, aggrandizement, gain, impulse, continuation, plus, upswing, raise, accretion, rise, profit, proliferation, supplement.

Sense 2 (noun)

gain, accretion.

Sense 3 (noun)

boost, aggrandizement, upturn, rise, buildup, proliferation, raise, upswing, escalation.

Sense 4 (noun)


addition (noun)

accession, increase, attainment, expansion, addition, enlargement, acquisition, increment, aggregation, accrual, accumulation.

augmentation (noun)

swelling, annex, appendix, adjunct, amalgamation, addendum.

duplication (noun)


expansion (noun)

crescendo, dilation, broadening, distension, development, thickening, stretching, widening, engorgement, burgeoning, lengthening, spreading, amplification, fattening.

increase (noun)

multiplication, inflation, magnification, extension, growth, elevation.

making greater; improving (noun)

amplification, swelling, accession, boost, growth, magnification, raise, increment, increase, inflation, accretion, addition, expansion, enlargement, extension, development, rise, buildup, multiplication.

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