Fifty-eight percent of us want to expand the fence on the Mexican border.
Going public is a way for these firms to generate excess capital to allow partners to cash out or the firm to expand.
Put the soufflé back in the oven and the bubbles will expand again, making the soufflé rise once more.
Philanthropy supports advocacy which effectively pressures the government to expand its work in the field of economic development.
Others failed, most particularly his efforts to build casinos and expand his business into other areas.
But our commitment to national safety is not a commitment to expand our military establishment indefinitely.
I breathed freely, and my form seemed to expand itself with buoyant life.
We saw in Section 84 that gases have a tendency to expand, but that they can be compressed by the application of force.
Not being a knowledge of the whole truth it should be humble, tolerant, and eager to expand.
Scarce, however, had he mastered the alphabet, until the faculties of the deformed began to expand.
early 15c., "spread out, spread flat," from Anglo-French espaundre, Middle French espandre and directly from Latin expandere "to spread out, unfold, expand," from ex- "out" (see ex-) + pandere "to spread, stretch" (see pace (n.)). Sense of "grow larger" first recorded 1640s. Related: Expanded; expanding.