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Present participle for to hold in very high esteem, especially to an exaggerated degree
“Things come to a head when Coriolanus seeks to aggrandize his name still further by having himself nominated to the office of consul.”
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Present participle for to (attempt to) cause to appear great or greater
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“Many found his habit of taking to social media to aggrandize his accomplishments as, frankly, annoying.”
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Present participle for to increase in amount, size, degree or value
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“It's not something we ask for simply to aggrandize the amount of authority the agency has.”
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Present participle for to praise someone or something, especially in an eloquent speech or in writing
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Present participle for to enhance the value of something, or to make more efficient
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Present participle for to ostentatiously draw attention to
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Present participle for to make more beautiful or attractive by adorning or decorating
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(of a theory or suggestion) Present participle for to put forward
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