greaten

greaten

[greyt-n]
verb (used with object)
1.
to make greater; enlarge; increase.
verb (used without object)
2.
to become greater.

Origin:
1325–75; Middle English; see great, -en1

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greaten (ˈɡreɪtən)
 
vb
archaic to make or become great

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