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augment
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  • Seized with an augmented terror of myself which turned me cold, I ran from myself and everything, retraced the way by which I had come, and never paused until I had gained the lodge-gate, and the park lay sullen and black behind me.
  • Volumnia’s pet little scream acquires a considerable augmentation of reality from this surprise, and the house is quickly in commotion.
  • The gloom augments; the bright gas springs up in the streets; and the pertinacious oil lamps which yet hold their ground there, with their source of life half frozen and half thawed, twinkle gaspingly like fiery fish out of water—as they are.

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  • Our school district hired a new counselor to augment our college counseling service.
  • The purpose of this exercise is to augment to natural vocabulary growth that comes with reading.

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