Antonyms for augmentation:
Synonyms for augmentation:
aggrandizement, impulse, production.
upswing, rise, upturn, escalation, profit, contribution.
buildup, continuation, proliferation.
Other synonyms and related words:
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Sense 4 (noun)
making greater; improving (noun)
amplification, swelling, accession, boost, growth, magnification, raise, increment, increase, inflation, accretion, addition, expansion, enlargement, extension, development, rise, buildup, multiplication.
Usage examples for augmentation:
- I agree to pay you that sum provided that I succeed in making the augmentation myself with such matter as you name to me, which I will purchase. - "The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons", Jacques Casanova de Seingalt.
- There is also to be counted in, in the concrete instance on which the argument here turns, a more or less considerable burden of contributions toward the maintenance and augmentation of that culture that has been the topic of so many encomiums. - "An Inquiry Into The Nature Of Peace And The Terms Of Its Perpetuation", Thorstein Veblen.