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escalate
used in Change of Heart by Picoult

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Definition
increase in extent or intensity
  • "I'm who I've always been," he said, his voice escalating.
  • Joey's voice escalated as he was cornered.
  • "I'm not saying I'm right," Shay said, his voice escalating.

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