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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Serving to enlarge or enhance; Grammar: Indicating an increase in the size, force, or intensity of the meaning of an adjacent word

Usage examples (13)
  • `up' is an augmentative word in `hurry up'
  • It is only positive feedback that is augmentative and can go out of control.
  • These are both used in an augmentative sense, and their use seems to be confined to the
  • This is also the same thing with the augmentative communication device. for more
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